Barry Rosenstein is the Managing Partner of JANA Partners LLC, an event-driven investment manager that he founded in 2001 which is located in New York. JANA focuses on companies with a compelling valuation and various catalysts to realize value. JANA also has a proven track record in activist investing and has been a successful activist in numerous companies including Apple, Tiffany’s, Whole Foods, ConAgra, PetSmart, Walgreens Boots Alliance, Safeway, Ashland, Marathon Petroleum, McGraw Hill, CNET, and Kerr-McGee.
Mr. Rosenstein graduated from Lehigh University in 1981 (Phi Beta Kappa) and earned a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business in 1984. Mr. Rosenstein is a trustee of Brown University, the US Olympic Foundation, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the 92nd Street Y in New York City and the Bruce Springsteen Archives and Center for American Music Corporation.