Icahn Alum Keith Meister Emerges as Formidable Activist Player

The Corvex Management founder teams up with Soroban to take a stake in energy giant Williams, marking his firm’s ninth activist campaign.

Carl Icahn protégé Keith Meister is quickly breaking into the ranks of the elite activist hedge fund set.

Meister, who founded New York–based Corvex Management three years ago, on Monday filed a joint 13D with Eric Mandelblatt’s Soroban Capital Partners indicating that they control more than 60 million shares, or 8.8

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