Paul J. Isaac
Paul J. Isaac is the CEO and founder of Fort Hoosac Management, LLC which manages Arbiter Partners QP, LP, of which Paul is the portfolio manager.
responsibilities include managing the Firm's relationship with investors and the investment community, overall strategic exposure and asset allocation, portfolio management, individual security analysis and selection, and investigation of private investment opportunities.
has been actively investing for over forty years.
Prior to founding Fort Hoosac, Mr. Isaac managed equity and debt portfolios directly; researched and employed outside managers; analyzed and invested in alternative strategies, including as Chief Investment Officer of Cadogan Management, LLC; and provided investment strategy consulting to investors.
Mr. Isaac has also served on several non-profit boards, chaired a charitable endowment, and held positions as a corporate director.
He brings a broad range of sell side experience, including eighteen years of managerial experience in the securities industry at Mabon, Nugent & Co. and its successor firms.
During that time, he
developed and ran the firm's training program as well as managed the firm's municipal, government, mortgage backed and high yield bond departments.
He also served as Chief Economist and chaired the firm's commitments and credit committees.
time at Mabon
, Mr. Isaac
also spent a term as Chairman of the Securities Industry Association Capital Rules Committee.
Mr. Isaac graduated from Williams College with Highest Honors in Political Economy and was a Thomas J. Watson Foundation Fellow.