Education: Bachelor of Arts / Science, Hampden-Sydney College; Master of Business Administration, Darden School of Business
Robert Citrone was bornon 1964 in Southport, Connecticut, United States, is Co-founder, Discovery Capital Management. A so-called Tiger Cub who worked for famed hedge fund manager Julian Robertson, Citrone founded Discovery Capital Management in 1999. His hedge funds tend to make macro bets and invest in emerging markets. In 2016, after losing money for two straight years, his Discovery Global Macro Fund produced a 9% gain, reportedly from stock bets made in the last two months of the year. Citrone was a wrestler in high school and today owns a small slice of his favorite football team, the Pittsburgh Steelers.
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Robert Citrone (born 1964/65) is an American billionaire hedge fund manager, the co-founder of Discovery Capital Management.Robert Citrone was born in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, and grew up in Pittsburgh.Citrone has a bachelor's degree from Hampden-Sydney College, and an MBA from the Darden School of Business.In 1999, Citrone co-founded Discovery Capital Management.Citrone is married to Cindy, they have four children, Nick, Gabriela, Chiara and Steele, and live in Southport, Connecticut. The family owns homes in South Carolina, Orlando, and Pittsburgh.