Senior Managing Director
Prior to joining Ranger Global Advisors, Gil Weisblum was the President of GAW Ventures LLC, an investment vehicle that actively allocates capital to public and private investment opportunities on behalf of a high net-worth family and a network of co-investors. Prior to forming GAW Ventures, Gil was most recently a Managing Director at JMB Capital, a global opportunistic hedge fund with over $1 billion in capital.
From September 2002 through March 2006, Gil was a senior analyst at Mellon HBV Alternative Strategies, a multi-strategy hedge fund that managed over $1 billion in assets. At Mellon HBV, Gil was responsible for sourcing and evaluating event-driven and special situation investment opportunities.
Before joining Mellon HBV, Gil was an Associate at ACI Capital Co., Inc., an integrated investment firm that manages several investment vehicles on behalf of the Israel family and other institutional and high-net-worth investors. Previously, Gil was an Associate at Hoffman & Company, a private equity firm focused on consumer product companies. Prior to joining Hoffman & Company, Gil was an Analyst in the Financial Entrepreneurs Group within Salomon Smith Barney’s Investment Banking Division.
Gil received a BS magna cum laude in Finance and Economics from New York University’s Leonard N. Stern School of Business.