David is member of the SailingStone Capital Partners LLC Investor Relations team. Prior to joining SailingStone in 2014, he was a Principal in the Institutional Sales group at RS Investments where he spent 18 years building the institutional client business. Previously he worked at Fidelity Investments for 10 years in a number of business development positions. David has a BA in Economics from the University of New Hampshire.
Martin is a Partner of SailingStone Capital Partners LLC, where he is a member of the investment team and the investor relations team. Prior to founding SailingStone in 2014, Martin was an investment analyst at RS Investments for the RS Global Natural Resource strategies. Previously, Martin was an equity and high yield analyst at Behrens Rubinoff Capital Partners LLC where he focused on agriculture, chemical and industrial businesses. Before that, Martin was a vice president at TenX Capital Partners, a private equity affiliate of Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. Martin holds a BS in Commerce from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
Melissa is an Investor Relations professional at SailingStone Capital Partners LLC. Prior to joining the firm in 2014, Melissa worked in the Institutional Sales group at RS Investments focused on the Foundations, Endowments and Family Office channels. Prior to joining RS Investments in 2009, Melissa worked at Grail Partners LLC as a sales associate where she was responsible for marketing and client service. Before Grail, Melissa worked at Cadogan Management LLC where she was responsible for client and sales administration. Previously, Melissa worked at Schroder Investment Management North America where she was an Associate in the consultant and research relations group. Melissa received her B.S. in Business with a concentration in Marketing from Monmouth University.
Karen is a member of the SailingStone Capital Partners LLC Investor Relations team. Prior to joining SailingStone in November 2017, she was Director of Operations at HireAthena, where she oversaw all facets of operations and customer success. Previously she was an Investor Relations Associate at Abrams Capital and also worked as an Investment Banking Analyst at Credit Suisse in their Mergers and Acquisitions Group. Karen received her B.S. in Applied Economics and Management from Cornell University where she graduated summa cum laude.