Founder and Chief Investment Officer, Melvin Capital Management
Prior to founding Melvin Capital in 2014, Mr. Plotkin was a portfolio manager at Sigma Capital, a division of SAC Capital Advisors. There, he oversaw a $1.8 billion portfolio of public equity investments in consumer-facing industries, including retail, internet, restaurants, gaming/lodging, and consumer products. Previously, Mr. Plotkin was a managing director at North Sound Capital, a strategy analyst at Citadel, and a private equity analyst at Henry Crown. Mr. Plotkin graduated magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa from Northwestern University with a BA in Economics.