Elizabeth Gonzalez-Sussman

Vice-Chair, Shareholder Activism


Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP

Preeminent in her field, Elizabeth Gonzalez-Sussman advises hedge funds and other large investors in activist-related engagements with boards and management teams to maximize shareholder value, including behind-the-scenes engagements, withhold campaigns, proxy contests, and making unsolicited acquisition proposals. She is vice chair of Olshan’s Shareholder Activism Practice and a member of the firm’s Corporate/Securities Law Group.

12:10 PM - 12:30 PM

Thursday March 21, 2024

Activist Hedge Funds - Vulnerabilities Activists Look For

  • What makes a company with good bones appealing to activists
  • Defining vulnerabilities like wasteful intentions, undervalued stock, and more
  • Overview of losing and winning strategies in activist hedge funds