|Leon M. Metzger|
Lecturer in FinanceLeon M. Metzger is an adjunct professor and lecturer at New York, Tel Aviv, and Yale universities, where he teaches multi-disciplinary, general-management-focused courses that provide an overview of the challenges of launching and operating hedge funds, and that explore the impact of global macro current events on alternative-investment managers, investors, and regulators. An expert witness, arbitrator, and consultant on financial services matters, he was associated with Paloma Partners Management Company for 18 years, most recently as its vice chairman and chief administrative officer. Metzger has testified before Congress on capital markets, alternative investments, and operational controls, and has appeared as an expert on valuations and alternative investments before various government agencies. His Yale SOM class was the subject of a feature story in the New York Times in 2008.