2014 Trustees' Dinner

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Bank Street's Values

Honoring Anthony K. Asnes

Bank Street salutes Tony Asnes for his two terms of inspired leadership as Board Chair and 20 years of service as trustee. As he steps down from this role, he will continue to actively serve on the Board, as he has since 1993.

Tony Asnes is the Head of Investor Relations at Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P. Pershing Square is a concentrated research-intensive fundamental value investor in long and occasionally short investments in the public markets.

Prior to joining Pershing Square, from 2003 through early 2010, Tony was Head of Marketing and Client Service at Eagle Capital Management, LLC, a long-only, value-oriented equity manager. He has seven years of experience in corporate strategy management consulting and was President and Chief Operating Officer of Pseudo Programs, Inc., an Internet television network. In the late 1980’s he traded index options on the American Stock Exchange.

Tony graduated from Yale with a degree in Computer Science and earned an M.S. in Management from the Sloan School at MIT. He is the Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Bank Street College of Education and is a Trustee of the New York Hall of Science. He is also a founding Trustee of the Harlem Academy, an independent 1st through 8th grade school in upper Manhattan.

Friends & Colleagues Salute Tony and Elizabeth