Ken Palumbo joined Wexford in 2019 as a Partner and Wexford’s Chief Operating Officer. Over the course of his 20+ year career, Ken has been responsible for developing and managing the non-investment related activities at several multi-billion dollar alternative investment firms. Ken worked most recently as Chief Operating Officer at Cider Mill Investments, and before that he served as President and Chief Operating Officer of JAT Capital Management and prior as Chief Operating Officer and a member of the management committee at Shumway Capital Partners. Prior to Shumway, Ken was Chief Financial Officer at Hilal Capital Management and worked as a Senior Audit and Tax Accountant at Rothstein, Kass & Co. Ken is a Certified Public Accountant and earned his B.S. in Accounting from Fairleigh Dickinson University.