Brad Gerstner

Brad Gerstner is the Chairman and Founder of Room 77.  Brad is also Founder and CEO of Boston based hedge fund Altimeter Capital Management which he launched in November 2008. Altimeter focuses on investments in the travel and internet sectors. Prior to Altimeter, he was a partner at PAR Capital where he was responsible investing and managing a portfolio of public and private securities totaling over $150 MM. Some of those investments included Farecast, Sidestep, ITA Software, Priceline, and Expedia. Prior to joining PAR Capital, Brad co-founded Openlist.com – a vertical search and advertising platform that was acquired by Marchex (MCHX – NASDAQ) in 2006. Before Openlist, Brad served as Co-CEO of National Leisure Group, one of the web’s first and largest sellers of online vacations and cruises. Prior to joining NLG, Brad was an XIR at General Catalyst. Brad has a past practice in securities law and served an appointment as Deputy Secretary of State of Indiana. Mr. Gerstner holds degrees from Wabash College, Indiana University School of Law, and Harvard Business School.