Paul E. Singer
Founder and President, Elliott Management Corporation and the Paul E. Singer Foundation (Festival Underwriter)
Paul E. Singer is president of Elliott Management Corporation, a trading firm he founded in 1977, and co-founder of Start-Up Nation Central, an organization committed to solving global problems through deepening ties between Israel’s start-up ecosystem and the global innovation economy. In his philanthropic activities, he has played a leadership role in supporting research and scholars in the areas of free-market economics, rule of law and transparency, health care delivery innovation, US national security, and the future of Israel. Singer is also recognized for his advocacy for LGBT equality causes. He is on the board of Harvard Medical School and is chairman of The Manhattan Institute for Policy Research.