Roy J. Katzovicz is the Chairman of Saddle Point Group, LLC, a private investment firm focused on public and private equity investments. Prior to Saddle Point Group, Mr. Katzovicz served as a Partner, Investment Team Member and Chief Legal Officer of Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P., an investment manager of multi-billion dollar hedge funds. Pershing Square is a concentrated research-intensive fundamental value investor in long and occasionally short investments in the public markets.
Prior to joining Pershing Square, Mr. Katzovicz served as a corporate attorney at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, where his practice focused on public and private mergers and acquisitions, capital markets transactions, securities law matters and corporate governance initiatives. Prior to private practice, he served as a judicial clerk to The Honorable William B. Chandler, Chancellor of the Delaware Court of Chancery. Mr. Katzovicz received his J.D. and B.A. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania.
Mr. Katzovicz serves as a member of the SEC’s Investor Advisory Committee and previously served on the Buyside General Counsel Committee of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. He also serves as a member of the Board of Advisors of the University of Pennsylvania’s Institute for Law & Economics. He is a Co-Founder of the Alexander Hamilton Society and a former term member of the Council on Foreign Relations.