ESL Investments Inc

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Key Facts

HeadquartersGreenwich, CT
Other OfficesNew York
AUM$2.0 billion
AUM as ofMarch 31, 2017


ESL Investments Inc is a hedge fund based in Greenwich, CT with offices in New York. It was founded in 04/1988 by Edward Lampert . They hold $2.0 billion in assets under management as of March 31, 2017. Read their Plain English Brochure. Made famous by merging KMart and Sears in 2004.

Sub Funds and Performance

NameAUM (bn) Type Min Investment Num Clients Internal $ % Fund of Funds $ % Prime Brokers
Esl Partners, LP 2.043 hedge fund 25,000,000 117 16.0 2.0 Citi
Spe I Partners, LP 0.003 hedge fund 0 4 67.0 Citi
Spe Master I, LP 0.003 hedge fund 0 6 48.0 24.0 Citi

Historical Performance

Returned over 40% in 2006

Key People

Robert BreyerChief Compliance Officer Owner or OfficerNone
Kunal KamlaniPresident Owner or OfficerNone
Edward LampertNone Indirect Owner> 75%
Edward LampertNone Indirect Owner> 75%
Edward LampertChief Executive Officer Owner or Officer> 75%
Harold TalismanChief Financial Officer Owner or OfficerNone