Carl Icahn Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
  • Investments
  • 14
  • Portfolio
  • 6
  • Exits
  • 11

Carl Icahn General Information


Mr. Carl Icahn serves as Chairman of the Board at Icahn Enterprises. He is also a Co-Owner of Cloudera. Since August 2007, through his position as Chief Executive Officer of Icahn Capital LP, a wholly owned subsidiary of Icahn Enterprises L.P., and certain related entities, Mr. Icahn's principal occupation is managing private investment funds, including Icahn Partners LP and Icahn Partners Master Fund LP. Mr. Icahn serves on the boards of directors of several of Icahn Enterprises L.P.'s subsidiaries. Mr. Icahn has been: chairman of the board of CVR Refining, LP, an independent downstream energy limited partnership, since January 2013; chairman of the board of CVR Energy, Inc., a diversified holding company primarily engaged in the petroleum refining and nitrogen fertilizer manufacturing industries, since June 2012; chairman of the board of Tropicana Entertainment Inc., a company that is primarily engaged in the business of owning and operating casinos and resorts, since March 2010; and a director of Federal Mogul Corporation, a supplier of automotive powertrain and safety components, since December 2007, and the non-executive chairman of the board of Federal-Mogul since January 2008.. Mr. Icahn was previously: chairman of the board and a director of American Railcar Industries, Inc., a railcar manufacturing company, from 1994 to July 2014; a director of American Railcar Leasing LLC, a lessor and seller of specialized railroad tank and covered hopper railcars, from June 2004 to November 2013; a director of WestPoint Home LLC, a home textiles manufacturer, from October 2005 until December 2011. Mr. Icahn has served as chairman of the board and a director of Starfire Holding Corporation, a privately-held holding company, and chairman of the board and a director of various subsidiaries of Starfire, since 1984. Mr. Icahn has also served as President and a member of the executive committee of XO Holdings, a competitive provider of telecom services, since September 2011, and chairman of the board and a director of its predecessors since January 2003; and a director of Cadus Corporation, a company engaged in the acquisition of real estate for renovation or construction and resale, from July 1993 to July 2010. Mr. Icahn received his B.A. from Princeton University. He is also an angel investor.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • New York, NY
  • United States

Carl Icahn Investments (14)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
SandRidge Energy 15-Nov-2017 Secondary Transaction - Open Market Energy Exploration Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 0000 00000
0000000-00000 0000 21-Feb-2017 0000 Drug Discovery Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 0000 00000
00000000-0000000 27-Aug-2015 0000 00000 Multi-line Mining Profitable 0000 00000
00000000 000000 06-Aug-2015 0000 Energy Transportation Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 0000 00000
000000000 29-Dec-2014 0000 Machinery (B2B) Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 0000 00000
00000 01-Jan-2014 0000 Computers, Parts and Peripherals Profitable 0000 00000
000000 00000000000 30-Aug-2013 0000 Business/Productivity Software Profitable 0000 00000
00000 13-Aug-2013 0000 Computers, Parts and Peripherals Profitable 0000 00000
Netflix 31-Oct-2012 PIPE Movies, Music and Entertainment Profitable 0000 00000
Motricity 18-Jun-2010 IPO 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 0000 00000
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Carl Icahn Exits (11)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Nuance Communications 17-May-2020 Secondary Transaction - Open Market
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00000000 000000000 07-May-2018 000000000 00000000 00.000
000000000 22-Feb-2018 000000000 00000000
00000 30-Mar-2016 000000000 00000000 000
00000000-0000000 18-Sep-2015 000000 0000000000 000
0000000 25-Jun-2015 000000000 00000000
000000000 09-Apr-2013 000000000000000000
MGM Studios 29-Jul-2012 Share Repurchase 00000
Temple-Inland 13-Feb-2012 Merger/Acquisition 00.00
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Carl Icahn Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Carl Icahn Angel Investor 00 0 New York, NY
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