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March Luncheon, Simon Ziff, President, Ackman Ziff

March 12, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm UTC+0


Simon Ziff serves as president of Ackman-Ziff, a position he assumed in 1995. Since joining the firm as an analyst in 1989, Simon has overseen the arrangement of $50+ billion of debt, mezzanine, and equity financings for some of the nation’s foremost real estate developers and owners while simultaneously solidifying the firm’s relationships with key capital sources. He engineered the firm’s collaborative culture – a magnet for financial talent – and directed Ackman-Ziff’s evolution as an industry thought-leader with over 60 professionals on the team.

Simon received a B.S. in Finance from The Pennsylvania State University and an M.S. in Real Estate Finance from New York University. He has been recognized on multiple occasions by Penn State, NYU, and the Real Estate Board of New York, including being awarded REBNY’s first “Most Promising Commercial Salesperson of the Year” Award”, receiving the “Most Ingenious Deal of the Year” award six times, and winning the prestigious Louis Smadbeck award.

Simon has also been active in leadership roles of many not-for-profit organizations.

The next luncheon of the YM/WREA will be held on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at:

The University Club
One West 54th Street
College Hall (Main Floor)

The speaker will be:
Simon Ziff, President, Ackman Ziff

The invocation will be given by:
Gregg Schenker, President & Co-Managing Partner, ABS Partners Real Estate

The reception begins at 12:00 PM and the meeting will be called to order promptly at 12:30 PM.

Note that RSVPs will only be accepted thru our website or the RSVP link above.  Please DO NOT reply to this email to RSVP.  Members and guests will need to login or register to RSVP.  

Guest reservations will only be accepted from a member. Guest fees are $85.00 per person, payable by credit card, check or cash at the door. Guests must sign in at the reception tables.

As a courtesy to our speaker, please do not leave prior to the conclusion of the presentation, and silence all mobile phones for the luncheon’s duration.

If you have any questions or need assistance updating your membership information please contact me at 212.224.7462.


Alan Bernstein
Secretary – YM/WREA of New York, Inc.


March 12, 2019
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm UTC+0
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The University Club
One West 54th Street
New York, NY 10019
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Alan Bernstein

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