Judge, Northeast (Yale) Regional Finals

Donald E. Zilkha founded Zilkha Partners, L.P. a New York based investment partnership in 2006 with a focus on small-capitalization public companies. The firm pursues a constructive activist approach to the implementation of value-creating strategies and solutions. The firm is also involved in private equity and venture capital investments under Zilkha Venture Partners, a firm specializing in medical device and communications. Mr. Zilkha is a graduate of Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut, where he is a Trustee Emeritus. Mr. Zilkha is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and also a member of the Business Council of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.