Mr. Helzberg is Managing Partner of Expedition Capital, Chairman of University Academy (a K–12 college preparatory charter public school) and President of Friends of University Academy (an organization that funds and manages special programs and opportunities for UA students and alumni). He is also a board member of Aspen Country Day School and Assistant Education Officer for the Aspen chapter of YPO.
Previously, Mr. Helzberg co-founded Helzberg Angrist Capital and was an investment banker in the Financial Sponsors Group (LBO firm coverage) at Lehman Brothers in NYC. Mr. Helzberg also served for two years as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Mali, West Africa.
Mr. Helzberg’s educational background includes a J.D. from Stanford University, an MBA from Columbia University (Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society), and a B.A. in Development Strategies for Africa from the University of Michigan.
Mr. Helzberg previously served as a board member for a number of organizations including World Learning, the Jewish Community Foundation of Greater KC, and Saint Luke’s Hospital of KC. He also served as a member of the Advisory Council of the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS), the Committee on Collections for the Nelson-Atkins Museum, and the Board of Visitors of Stanford Law School.