Solomon J. Kumin

Solomon J. Kumin

Solomon J. Kumin has been a director of the Company since 2014. Mr. Kumin is the Chief Strategic Officer at Leucadia Asset Management LLC, an asset management firm. Prior to joining Leucadia Asset Management LLC in 2018, Mr. Kumin was the Chief Executive Officer of Folger Hill Asset Management, which merged with Schonfeld Strategic Advisors LLC, a hedge fund company, in 2018. Before that, Mr. Kumin worked at S.A.C. Capital Advisors, L.P., a hedge fund company, for more than ten years, serving as its Chief Operating Officer for the last five of those years. Prior to joining S.A.C. Capital Advisors, L.P. in 2005, he was a Vice President, Institutional Sales at Sanford C. Bernstein, a subsidiary of AllianceBernstein L.P. Mr. Kumin started his career at Lazard Asset Management as a Marketing Associate in 1999. Mr. Kumin serves as a member of the Boards of Trustees of The Johns Hopkins University, the Fessenden School in West Newton, Massachusetts and the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association. Mr. Kumin serves as a member of the Boards of Directors of the US Lacrosse Foundation, for which he is the Vice Chairman, and the Breeders’ Cup. He is also a member of the Trust Board of Boston Children’s Hospital and the Johns Hopkins Lacrosse Advisory Board. Mr. Kumin received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from The Johns Hopkins University.


We believe that Mr. Kumin should serve as a member of the Board of Directors because Mr. Kumin’s experience and knowledge in the asset management industry enable him to provide valuable insight on the Company’s operations, management, capital markets and portfolio allocation.