Speaker Today – Sam Kaplan (Pomona '15)

Today SCM was fortunate to host former leader of the club, Sam Kaplan. Sam studied Mathematical Economics at Pomona before working in restructuring at Lazard. Since then, he has recently made the transition to the buy-side, and is now working at private equity firm, Apollo. He shared his insights into his investment ideology, focusing on downside protection, buying out of favor assets at attractive valuations, and performing unique analysis to formulate variant views