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Nathan Gantcher ’64

Nathan Gantcher ’64
Managing Member, EXOP Capital LLC, New York

Nathan Gantcher is a managing member of EXOP Capital LLC. He is the former vice chairman of CIBC World Markets Corporation, the US section broker/dealer of Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC). CIBC acquired Oppenheimer & Company in November 1997. Mr. Gantcher had been with Oppenheimer since 1968 and served as its president and co–chief executive officer from 1983 until the firm was acquired in 1997.

In 2003, Mr. Gantcher retired from the board of trustees of Tufts University, where he had been a member since 1983 and chairman for the last eight years. He is a director of Mack-Cali Realty Corporation, Liquidnet, and Liberty Acquisitions Holdings Corp.

Mr. Gantcher is a member of the steering committee of the Wall Street division of the U.J.A., a past director of the Jewish Communal Fund, a trustee of the Anti-Defamation League, and cochairman of the “I Have A Dream” Foundation.

Mr. Gantcher received a BA from Tufts University and an MBA from Columbia Business School.


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