James Dinan

James Gerard Dinan is an American investor, hedge fund manager, philanthropist. He founded York Capital Management in 1991.

  • James Dinan founded York Capital Management in 1991 and is the chairman, CEO and a managing partner of the money management firm.
  • York Capital had $19 billion of assets under management as of July 2019.
  • In 2014 Dinan purchased a minority stake in the NBA’s Milwaukee Bucks, alongside fellow finance tycoons Marc Lasry and Wes Edens.
  • Dinan obtained his B.S. degree in economics from the Wharton School and his M.B.A from Harvard Business School.