David Tepper is the Founder and President of Appaloosa Management. A well-known name in investment circles in United States, David is a hedge fund manager. He invests in ‘distress companies’.
His unique investment strategy has placed him and his firm in a different league altogether. Tepper is a philanthropist. He is supporting the 2016 Jeb Bush presidential campaign.
David Tepper was born on September 11, 1957 in the East-end of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to Jewish parents Harry and Roberta Tepper. His father was an accountant and his mother an elementary school teacher.