Dawn Fitzpatrick is the CEO and CIO of Soros Fund Management LLC, she heads the firm with oversight for both investment and non-investment personnel. Prior to joining Soros in 2017, Dawn spent 25 years at UBS and its predecessor organizations, most recently serving as Head of Investments for UBS Asset Management. Prior to that, she was CEO and CIO of the O’Connor hedge fund business. Dawn began her career as a clerk on the American Stock Exchange. During her tenure, she served as head of various direct investment teams specializing in equities, convertible corporate bond arbitrage, and merger arbitrage, as well as derivatives across asset classes.
Currently serving on the Open Society Foundations’ Economic Justice Program Advisory Board, Dawn is Chair of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Financial Sector Advisory Council, the Advisory Council of The Bretton Woods Committee, and as a non-executive Director on the Barclays Board. She recently completed a 6-year term on the Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s Investor Advisory. Dawn received her Bachelor of Science in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business where she ran track and cross country and now sits on the University’s Athletics Board of Advisors.
Dawn is a second-generation Irish American with ancestors hailing from Kilkenny and Cork.