Alexander von Furstenberg is the Chief Investment Officer and Founder of Ranger Global Advisors, a family office focused on opportunistic value-based investing. Previously, Alex was the Co-Managing Member and Chief Investment Officer of Arrow Capital Management, LLC, a private investment firm focused on global public equities which annualized at 22.4% over an 8 year period. Since 2001, he has acted as Chief Investment Officer of Arrow Investments, Inc., a private investment office that serves the Diller – von Furstenberg family.
Alex von Furstenberg is responsible for leading the restructuring of Diane von Furstenberg Studio, LP, a global luxury lifestyle brand, taking it from $1 million in annual revenue to more than $200 million. He remains a Partner and Director in the company. He also serves on the board of directors of IAC, a U.S.-based internet conglomerate, and on the board of W.P. Stewart & Co., Ltd., a Bermuda-based asset management firm. He began his career in 1993 as a trader on Allen & Company’s Risk Arbitrage Desk.
Alex von Furstenberg is actively involved in a variety of philanthropic endeavors. He is the Director and Secretary of The Diller – von Furstenberg Family Foundation and serves on the board of Friends of the High Line, a private, non-profit partner of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation. The High Line is an extraordinary public park on Manhattan’s West Side that opened in the summer of 2009. Alex von Furstenberg also serves on the National Council of ACRIA.
Mr. von Furstenberg received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Brown University in 1993. He resides in Malibu, California, with his family.