The TIGER 21 Headliner Series is a premier speaking venue that attracts some of the world’s most prominent thought leaders. In an intimate setting, Members hear from notable presenters such as Carl Icahn, legendary corporate raider turned shareholder activist; George Mitchell, former United States Senate Majority Leader; Larry Kudlow, media personality and host of CNBC’s “Kudlow & Co.”; and Mohamed El-Erian, leading investment strategist and Chief Executive Officer of PIMCO.  Through archived recordings, we are able to bring our world class speakers to all Members, regardless of location. 

William A. Ackman

Managing Member / Portfolio Manager of Pershing Square Capital Management

Edward Altman

Max L. Heine Professor of Finance of NYU Stern School of Business

Dan Ariely

James B. Duke Professor of Psychology and Behavior of Duke University

J. Kyle Bass

Managing Member & Principal of Hayman Advisors LP

Paul Begala

Political Analyst and Commentator of CNN

Bruce Berkowitz

Founder and Managing Member of Fairholme Capital Management

Leon Black

Founding Partner of Apollo Advisors

Tony Blankley

Executive VP for Global Public Affairs of Edelman Communications

Richard Bove

Vice President of Equity Research, Financial Sect. of Rochdale Securities

Ian Bremmer

President of Eurasia Group

Charles Bronfman

Former Chairman of Seagram's Corporation

Ed Buckbee

Former Public Affairs Officer of NASA

Judy Cairo

Partner of Informant Media

Tucker Carlson

Contributor for FOX News & Editor-in-Chief of The Daily Caller

Stephen Chanock

Chief, Laboratory of Translational Genomics of National Cancer Institute

James Chanos

President / Founder of Kynikos Associates LP

Richard Chilton

CEO / Chief Investment Officer of Chilton Investment Company

Eric Chivian

Founder & Director of Center for Health and the Global Environment at Harvard

Robert Cialdini

Bestselling Author and President of Influence at Work

Eleanor Clift

Panelist on the McLaughlin Group & Contributing Editor of Newsweek

Patricia Cloherty

Chairman & CEO of Delta Private Equity Partners

Marty Cohen

Co-Chairman, Co-CEO, and Senior Portfolio Manager of Cohen & Steers

Leon Cooperman

Chairman / CEO of Omega Advisors, Inc.

David Darst

Managing Director and Chief Investment Strategist of Morgan Stanley Smith Barney

Aubrey de Grey

Chief Science Officer of SENS Foundation

Harry Dent

Founder & CEO of HS Dent

Alan Dershowitz

Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law of Harvard Law School

Jack Devine

President of Arkin Group, LLC

Marko Dimitrijevic

Founder, President and CIO of Everest Capital

Daniel Doctoroff

President and CEO of Bloomberg, LP

Timothy Draper

Founder and Managing Director of Draper Fisher Jurvetson

Steven Eisman

Founder and Portfolio Manager of Emrys Partners

Mohamed El-Erian


Israel Englander

Chairman & CEO of Millennium Management LLC

Jean-Marie Eveillard

Senior Adviser & Member of the Board of Trustees of First Eagle Funds

Phillip Falcone

Senior Managing Director of Harbinger Capital

Carly Fiorina

Founder of The One Woman Initiative

Steve Forbes

President & Chief Executive Officer of Forbes

George Friedman

Founder and CEO of Stratfor

Dr. Robert Froehlich

Executive Vice President / Chief Investment Strategist for Wealth Management of The Hartford

Jacquelline Fuller

Director of Charitable Giving of Google

Mario J. Gabelli

Chairman, CEO and CIO of Gabelli Asset Management Inc.

Tom Gardner

CEO / Founder of Motley Fool

Richard Gephardt

President & CEO of Gephardt Government Affairs

Newt Gingrich

58th Speaker of The U.S. House of Representatives

Jeremy Grantham

Chairman & Founder of Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo

Ace Greenberg

Chairman of the Executive Committee of Bear Stearns Companies, Inc.

Joel Greenblatt

Founder & Managing Partner of Gotham Asset Management, LLC

Bruce Greenwald

Finance Professor / Director of Heilbrunn Center of Columbia Business School

Hal Gregersen

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank Chaired Professor of INSEAD

Jeffrey Gundlach

CEO, CIO and Co-Founder of DoubleLine Capital LP

John Hamre

President & CEO of Center for Strategic & International Studies

William Harrison

Chairman / Former CEO of JPMorgan Private Bank

O. Mason Hawkins

Chairman and CEO of Southeastern Asset Management

Robert Hormats

Vice Chairman of Goldman, Sachs & Co., Inc.

Glenn Hutchins

Co-Founder of Silver Lake

Carl Icahn

Chief Executive Officer of Icahn Management

Douglas A. Kass

President of Seabreeze Partners Management, Inc.

Ray Kelly

Police Commissioner of NYC Police Department

Robert Klitzman

Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, Director, Master of Columbia University

Ted Koppel

Former anchor of Nightline

Lawrence Kudlow

TV Personality / Sydnicated Columnist, CEO of Kudlow & Co.

Pierre Lagrange

Co-Founder and Portfolio Manager of Man GLG

Marc Lasry

Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Avenue Capital Group

Jim Lebenthal

Creative Director of Lebenthal & Co.

Thomas Lee

Founder of Lee Equity Partners

Peter Linneman, PHD

Principal of Linneman Associates

Robert Lustig

Professor of Pediatrics of Division of Endocrinology at UCS

Dr. Burton Malkiel

Professor of Economics at Princeton / Chief Investment Officer of AlphaShares, Inc.

Harry Markowitz

President of Harry Markowitz Company

Howard Marks

Chairman & Co-Founder of Oaktree Capital Management

Chip Mason

Chairman of the Board / CEO of Legg Mason, Inc.

Cindy McCain

Philanthropist and Chairman of Hensley & Company

James L. Melcher

Founder & Chief Executive Officer of Balestra Capital, Ltd.

Michael Metz

Chief Investment Strategist of Oppenheimer & Co.

Laurence Meyer

Senior Managing Director, Co-Founder of Macroeconomic Advisers

George Mitchell

Partner / Chairman of the Global Board of DLA Piper

Bruce Mosler

Chairman of Global Brokerage of Cushman & Wakefield Inc.

John Nagl

President of Center for a New American Security

Nicholas Negroponte

Chairman of One Laptop Per Child

Michael Novogratz

Principal of Fortress Investment Group

James O'Shaughnessy

Chairman & CEO of O'Shaughnessy Asset Management

Dr. Mehmet C. Oz

Vice-Chair and Professor of Columbia University Medical Center

Mohnish Pabrai

Managing Partner of Pabrai Investment Funds

James Paulsen

Chief Investment Strategist of Wells Capital Management

Mary Pearl

President of Wildlife Trust

Nelson Peltz

Chief Executive Officer & Founding Partner of Trian Fund Management, LP

T. Boone Pickens

General Partner of BP Capital

David Hyde Pierce

Supporter of The Actors Fund

Penny Pritzker

Co-Founder & Chairman of Artemis Real Estate Partners

Cal Ripken Jr.

Chairman & Founder, Ripken Baseball, Inc. of Ripken Baseball, Inc

Jack Rivkin

Chief Investment Officer of Neuberger Berman LLC

George Roberts

Co-Chairman and Co-CEO of KKR

Jim Rogers

Wall Street King, Commodities Legend & of Rogers Holdings

David Rosenberg

Chief Economist & Strategist of Gluskin, Sheff & Associates

Wilbur Ross

Chairman and CEO of WL Ross & Co.

Nouriel Roubini

Co-Founder & Chairman of RGE Monitor

David M. Rubenstein

Co-Founder & Managing Director of Carlyle Group

Arthur J. Samberg

Chairman & CEO of Pequot Capital Management, Inc.

Richard L. Sandor

Chairman & Founder of Chicago Climate Exchange

Oscar Schafer

Senior Managing Member of OSS Capital Management LP

Harrison Schmitt

Astronaut of NASA

Thomas Schumacher

President of Disney Theatrical Group

Marvin C. Schwartz

Managing Director, Senior Potfolio Manager of Neuberger Berman LLC

Stephen Schwarzman

Chairman, CEO & Co-Founder of Blackstone Group

Dov Seidman

Chairman & CEO of LRN

Jeremy Siegel

Russell E. Palmer Professor of Finance of University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School

Jim Simons

President / Board Chair of Euclidean Capital LLC

Dinakar Singh

Co-Founder, Managing Partner and CEO of TPG-Axon

Jeffrey Solomon

Chief Executive Officer of Cowen & Company

Michael Spence

Former Dean of Stanford Business School

Eliot Spitzer

Former Governor and Attorney General of NY and Host of Viewpoint with Eliot Spitzer

Barry Sternlicht

Chairman and CEO of Starwood Capital Group

James Stewart

Author of Smart Money, Den of Thieves and Editor of New Yorker Magazine

Wafa Sultan

Psychiatrist, Author and Guest Lecturer of Wafa Sultan

Peter Thiel

President / Chairman of Investment Committee of Clarium Capital Management

Thomas Tierney

Chairman and Co-Founder of The Bridgespan Group

Michael Townsend

Vice President for Legislative/Regulatory Affairs of Charles Schwab & Co.

Sherry Turkle

Author and Professor of MIT

Greta Van Susteren

Journalist and News Correspondent of Fox News

David Walker

Founder, President & CEO of Comeback America Initiative

Byron Wien

Legendary Wall Street Guru and Vice Chairman of of Blackstone Advisory Partners

Sam Zell

Co-Founder of Equity International

Felix Zulauf

President / Founder of Zulauf Asset Management AG