Frank Brosens is a co-founder of Taconic Capital Advisors, a multi-strategy firm principally focused on event investing with $7 billion in assets under management. He is primarily involved in management and risk control, and oversees Taconic’s investment activities.
Mr. Brosens spent 15 years at Goldman, Sachs & Co. where he was a general partner. While at Goldman, Sachs & Co., he was head of the risk arbitrage area, the stock options business, the equity derivatives area, the Japanese warrants business (which he co-founded), as well as co-head of the energy trading business. He also served on several of the firm’s principal investment committees.
Mr. Brosens is a member of the Board of Directors of The Economic Club of New York and the Peterson Institute for International Economics. He formerly served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Princeton University Investment Company (PRINCO) and as Chairman of the Board of the Northern Westchester Hospital.
Mr. Brosens received a B.S.E. in Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, magna cum laude, from Princeton University in 1979, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He is married and has four sons.