An Eye for Private Equity

Thomas Steyer’s penchant for wearing red plaid ties has earned him a reputation as a fashion maverick among the ranks of his smartly dressed hedge fund peers. But the founder of San Francisco–based Farallon Capital Management has another little-known distinction that sets him apart from his fellow managers: He’s an undercover private equity investor.

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