Leon Wagner Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 1


Leon Wagner General Information


Mr. Leon Wagner has since retired as Chairman at GoldenTree Asset Management. Mr. Wagner was Co-Head of High Yield Sales and Trading at CIBC World Markets from 1995 through April 2000 and at The Argosy Group from 1993 until its acquisition by CIBC in 1995. At these institutions, Mr. Wagner's primary responsibility was to direct all public and private placement marketing and structuring for high-yield issuance. CIBC's High Yield franchise was often recognized for structuring value-added, innovative transactions. At CIBC World Markets, Mr. Wagner was a member of the Investment Committee of Caravelle Advisors, the investment advisor of Caravelle Investment Fund, a $1.3 billion Collateralized Bond fund. From 1990 until 1993, Mr. Wagner was a partner in the Los Angeles-based high-yield boutique Dabney/Resnick and Wagner. From 1986 to 1990, Mr. Wagner was a Senior Vice President in the High Yield Department of Drexel Burnham Lambert where he participated in many of the industry's most innovative financings. From 1977 until 1986, Mr. Wagner was a Senior Vice President in the Fixed Income Division of Shearson Lehman Brothers. Mr. Wagner received a B.A. from Lafayette College in 1975 and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business in 1977. In 2003, Mr. Wagner was presented with the 'The Gustave L. Levy Award' of the Wall Street Division of the UJA Federation of New York. The award, the division's highest, was given in recognition of Mr. Wagner's many years of community service, philanthropy, and leadership. Mr. Wagner served as Board Member at Lighting Science Group.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)

Leon Wagner Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
WitStream 0000 00000 Social/Platform Software Out of Business 0000 000000

Leon Wagner Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
WitStream 21-Mar-2016 000 00 00000000

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Leon Wagner Team (1)

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Leon Wagner Angel Investor 0

Leon Wagner FAQs

  • Who is Leon Wagner?

    Leon Wagner is an angel Investor who has made 1 investment.

  • What kind of investor is Leon Wagner?

    Leon Wagner is an angel investor.

  • What does Leon Wagner do?

    As an angel investor, Leon Wagner invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Leon Wagner invested in?

    Leon Wagner has invested in WitStream within the Social/Platform Software industry.

  • What has Leon Wagner invested in recently?

    Leon Wagner's latest investment was on 000000 in WitStream, a company within the Social/Platform Software industry.

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