Julian Robertson, Jr. Tiger Foundation; Robertson Foundation Julian Robertson, Jr. wanted to give back to his hometown, make philanthropists out of the employees at his investment firm, and make a difference in areas that mattered to his immediate family. So, he set up one foundation to accomplish each. #GiveSmart
"The most important things [to look for in] hedge fund managers is that they are smart and they are honest. Close behind that is probably competitiveness…Someone who won’t lose doesn't lose." Julian Robertson, Founder & Former CEO - Tiger Management
The Robertson Scholarship is awarded based on a combination of academic merit and leadership potential. Approximately 35 students receive the award each year. Recipients receive a special opportunity to take part in a joint program at two different universities in North Carolina: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Duke University. This award was established through a generous gift from Julian Robertson, who desired to unite the two universities in an effort to promote the...
Julian Robertson was born in North Carolina, in the United States. This American founded a veritable financial empire with Tiger Fund and fell in love with the landscapes of New Zealand, where he has built three of the most beautiful hotels in the Pacific. Follow his journey through New Zealand & the beautiful Lodge at Kauri Cliffs.