Mr. Singer is responsible for the development of Third Avenue’s alternative products business. He joined Third Avenue in 2009 after serving three years as co-president of Ivy Asset Management. Mr. Singer was previously a senior managing director at Weiss, Peck & Greer, where he spent 9 years overseeing day to day operations, new product development, legal and compliance issues. He began his career as a CPA with Coopers & Lybrand, L.L.P. Mr. Singer received a B.S. in accounting with honors from the Pennsylvania State University and was awarded a J.D. from the Emory University School of Law.