Case Competition

Farallon Capital Management, L.L.C. (“Farallon”) is sponsoring its Fifth Annual Undergraduate Investment Case Competition, and we are thrilled to be expanding our competition this year to include Princeton University, Wharton–University of Pennsylvania, Yale University, Harvard University, Georgetown University, Ivey, Cornell, University of Michigan, Stanford, and University of California, Berkeley.

The purpose of the competition is to advance understanding of public equity investing using real companies and current industry dynamics. A select group of top Farallon investment professionals will serve as judges and provide feedback to all participating teams.  Finalist teams will be awarded a round-trip visit to Farallon’s headquarters in San Francisco to present their case work.  An overall winner will be selected and the day will conclude with a light reception in our offices.


Farallon Capital Management, L.L.C. (“Farallon”) was founded in March 1986.  Mr. Andrew J.M. Spokes is the Managing Partner.

The firm manages equity capital for institutions, including college endowments and charitable foundations, and for high net worth individuals.  Farallon employs approximately 180 people in six offices globally.  Farallon is headquartered in San Francisco, California, and manages assets locally from offices in London, Singapore, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Sao Paulo.  The firm’s investments include public and private debt and equity securities, and direct investments in private companies and real estate.  Farallon currently manages approximately $20 billion in several individual, institutional and offshore accounts.

Farallon has been a registered investment adviser with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission since 1990.