Philippe Laffont

Founder at Coatue Management LLC

Philippe Laffont

Philippe Laffont

Founder at Coatue Management LLC

Overview
Career Highlights

The Nantucket Dreamland Foundation
Coatue Management LLC
Coatue Management LLC (Private Equity)

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2122

Number of Boards

17

Birthday

1968

Age

53

Number of Awards

2

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President & Chief Executive Officer at New York Presbyterian Hospital

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Neurosurgeon-in-Chief at New York Presbyterian Hospital

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Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Starwood Capital Group LLC

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Urologist-in-Chief at New York Presbyterian Hospital

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Senior Managing Director at Coatue Management LLC

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Chair Emeritus & Board of Trustees at Northeastern University

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Partner at GRS Partners LLC

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Head, Strategic Operation & Development at GlyEco, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Castle Harlan, Inc.

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Founder at Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe

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Founder at Coatue Management LLC
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Senior Managing Director at Coatue Management LLC

Coatue Management manages client accounts in accordance with a long/short investment strategy. They invest primarily in US and non-US publicly traded equity securities and equity-related securities, such as equity swaps and options. The firm also invests in US and non-US private companies for certain clients. Coatue Management concentrates largely on certain sectors, including the global technology, media, telecommunications, and some healthcare and consumer sectors, and may also focus on companies in the mobile internet, cloud computing, machine learning, mobile gaming, user-generated content and aspects of the sharing economy and Chinese internet sectors. Their investment approach is based on fundamental research. They invest long and also engage in short selling for certain strategies.

Education
B.S. in Computer Science
Class of 1991

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is a private research university located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. MIT has five schools and one college, containing a total of 32 academic departments, with a strong emphasis on scientific, engineering, and technological education and research. Founded in 1861 in response to the increasing industrialization of the United States, the institute used a polytechnic university model and stressed laboratory instruction. MIT was elected to the Association of American Universities in 1934.

Career History
Founder
2007 - Current

The Nantucket Dreamland Foundation is a nonprofit company headquartered in Nantucket, MA, that operates as a non-profit organization dedicated to enriching the cultural and intellectual life of Nantucket.

Founder
1999 - Current

Coatue Management manages client accounts in accordance with a long/short investment strategy. They invest primarily in US and non-US publicly traded equity securities and equity-related securities, such as equity swaps and options. The firm also invests in US and non-US private companies for certain clients. Coatue Management concentrates largely on certain sectors, including the global technology, media, telecommunications, and some healthcare and consumer sectors, and may also focus on companies in the mobile internet, cloud computing, machine learning, mobile gaming, user-generated content and aspects of the sharing economy and Chinese internet sectors. Their investment approach is based on fundamental research. They invest long and also engage in short selling for certain strategies.

Founder
Current

Coatue Management invests in technology companies located in the US. The firm target companies operating in the fields of telecommunications, media and technology. They provide financing for early stage and growth capital requirements.

Boards & Committees
Director
Current
Director
2013 - 2014

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. is engaged in the global car and equipment rental industry. It operates its equipment rental business through Hertz Equipment Rental Corp. the company operates through four segments: U.S. Car Rental, International Car Rental, Worldwide Equipment Rental and All Other Operations. The U.S. Car Rental segment engages in rental of cars, crossovers and light trucks, as well as ancillary products and services in United States. The International Car Rental segment engages in rental of cars, crossovers and light trucks, as well as ancillary products and services, internationally. The Worldwide Equipment Rental segment engages in rental of industrial, construction, material handling and other equipment. The All Other Operations segment comprises of donlen business, which provides fleet leasing and management services, and other business activities. Hertz Global Holdings was founded on July 15, 2005 and is headquartered in Naples, FL.

President
Current
Member, Board of Trustees
2012 - Prior

The Convent of the Sacred Heart is New York City's oldest independent school for girls, established in 1881 by the Society of the Sacred Heart. Part of a worldwide network of over 150 schools committed to the mission of Sacred Heart education, the school was originally housed in a brownstone on Madison Avenue at 54th Street.

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$2,500 - $4,999
2010

The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation, Inc. provides funding for research on myeloma treatment. It provides funding to laboratories worldwide, including compounds and approaches in clinical trials and pre-clinical studies. The firm also facilitates clinical trials through their affiliate organization, the Multiple Myeloma Research Consortium. The company was founded by Karen E. Andrews and Kathryn E. Giusti in 1998 and is headquartered in Norwalk, CT.

$1,000 +
2008

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, based in New York City, is the nation's largest not-for-profit, non-sectarian hospital, with 2,409 beds. The Hospital has nearly 2 million inpatient and outpatient visits in a year, including 12,797 deliveries and 195,294 visits to its emergency departments. NewYork-Presbyterian's 6,144 affiliated physicians and 19,376 staff provide state-of-the-art inpatient, ambulatory and preventive care in all areas of medicine at five major centers: The Allen Hospital Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of NewYork-Presbyterian NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Westchester Division Affiliations with Medical Colleges NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital shares a unique affiliation with two of the nation's leading Ivy League medical schools – Weill Cornell Medical College and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. With our academic partners, the Hospital shares a commitment to pursuing clinical excellence, engaging in groundbreaking biomedical research, offering outstanding medical education, and providing prevention and wellness services to the community. Our Commitment NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is committed to excellence in patient care, research, education and community service. When you or a member of your family requires care, we will provide the exceptional services that you expect from a first-rate medical institution. Awards NewYork-Presbyterian has consistently been recognized by U.S. News & World Report, Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., ENERGY STAR, and New York Magazine for our top doctors and healthcare facilities. Read More NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare System The NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare System serves residents of Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, and the Bronx, as well as Westchester, Long Island, New Jersey, Connecticut, and several upstate New York counties. Members of the System include acute-care and community hospitals, continuum-of-care facilities, home-health agencies, ambulatory sites, and specialty institutes committed to providing high-quality, cost-effective, and conveniently accessible care to the communities they serve. Each member of the System is an affiliate of either Weill Cornell Medical College or Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

$1,000 +
2006

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, based in New York City, is the nation's largest not-for-profit, non-sectarian hospital, with 2,409 beds. The Hospital has nearly 2 million inpatient and outpatient visits in a year, including 12,797 deliveries and 195,294 visits to its emergency departments. NewYork-Presbyterian's 6,144 affiliated physicians and 19,376 staff provide state-of-the-art inpatient, ambulatory and preventive care in all areas of medicine at five major centers: The Allen Hospital Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of NewYork-Presbyterian NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Westchester Division Affiliations with Medical Colleges NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital shares a unique affiliation with two of the nation's leading Ivy League medical schools – Weill Cornell Medical College and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. With our academic partners, the Hospital shares a commitment to pursuing clinical excellence, engaging in groundbreaking biomedical research, offering outstanding medical education, and providing prevention and wellness services to the community. Our Commitment NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is committed to excellence in patient care, research, education and community service. When you or a member of your family requires care, we will provide the exceptional services that you expect from a first-rate medical institution. Awards NewYork-Presbyterian has consistently been recognized by U.S. News & World Report, Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., ENERGY STAR, and New York Magazine for our top doctors and healthcare facilities. Read More NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare System The NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare System serves residents of Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, and the Bronx, as well as Westchester, Long Island, New Jersey, Connecticut, and several upstate New York counties. Members of the System include acute-care and community hospitals, continuum-of-care facilities, home-health agencies, ambulatory sites, and specialty institutes committed to providing high-quality, cost-effective, and conveniently accessible care to the communities they serve. Each member of the System is an affiliate of either Weill Cornell Medical College or Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

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Coatue Long Only Partners LP raised money in a private placement transaction

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Exuma Qualified Partners LP raised money in a private placement transaction

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Coatue Hybrid Fund I LP raised money in a private placement transaction

Investments
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Hint, Inc. engages in supply of flavored water beverages. It acts as a refreshing alternative to sodas, juices and other sweetened drinks. The company was founded by Kara Goldin in 2005 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

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Athena Club Holdings, Inc. is a feminine care company, which offers women's day to day lives easier through an easy, modern, and personable service. The company was founded by Charles Desmarais, Allie Griswold, and Maria Markina in April 2017 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Awards & Honors
Rank #21
2011
Forbes Magazine - 40 Highest-Earning Hedge Fund Managers
Institutional Investor's Alpha - Rich List
Events
Speaker
Aspen, CO, United States
2013 Fortune Brainstorm TECH

Fortune Brainstorm TECH is a marketplace of ideas that assembles the smartest people we know — the world’s top technology and media thinkers, operators, entrepreneurs, innovators, and influencers. These leaders inspire a conversation that informs Fortune’s editorial coverage throughout the year.

Speaker
Aspen Meadows Resort-Aspen, CO
2013 Fortune Brainstorm TECH

Fortune Brainstorm TECH is a marketplace of ideas that assembles the smartest people we know — the world’s top technology and media thinkers, operators, entrepreneurs, innovators, and influencers. These leaders inspire a conversation that informs Fortune’s editorial coverage throughout the year.

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