DFO Management Overview

  • Type
  • Family Office (Single)

  • Year Founded
  • 1998

Year Founded

  • Professionals
  • 175


  • AUM
  • 000.0

  • Commitments
  • 1

DFO Management General Information


DFO Management is a single-family office based in New York, New York. Established in 1998, the firm was formed to manage the investments of Michael Dell and his family. It primarily focuses on publicly traded securities, traditional private equity activities, real estate, and special opportunities.DFO Management engages in a broad range of investment activities and has the flexibility to invest in a wide variety of asset classes. The assets of the firm are managed by the executive management team.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
MSD Capital, MSD Capital L P, Msd Hylof, L.P.
Year Founded
Open To Secondaries
Open To First Time Founds
Institution Type
Family Office (Single)
Primary Contact
00000 0000 00
Chief Investment Officer
+0 (000) 000-0000
Corporate Office
  • 1 Vanderbilt Avenue
  • 26th Floor
  • New York, NY 10017-5407
  • United States
+1 (212) 000-0000

DFO Management Commitments (1)

Fund Name Fund Manager Fund Location Vintage Fund Size Commitment Date Commitment
000 00000000 000000000 GSC Group London, United Kingdom 2006 00.000 0000-00-00
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Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Region
Commitments by Region

DFO Management Investment Allocations

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  • Target PE:
    Current PE:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Real Estate:
    Real Estate:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Equities:
    Current Equities:
  • Target Fixed Income:
    Fixed Income:
  • Target Cash:
    Current Cash:
Investment allocations

DFO Management Team (30)

Name Title Office
Marc Lisker JD President New York, NY
Michael Burns Partner & Chief Financial Officer New York, NY
Dan Bitar Managing Director & Co-head of MSD Growth New York, NY
Coburn Packard Partner & Head of Real Estate New York, NY
Daniel Shuchman Partner & Portfolio Manager New York, NY
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DFO Management Board Members (1)

Name Representing Role Since
Gregg Lemkau MSD Acquisition Chairman 000 0000
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DFO Management FAQs

  • When was DFO Management founded?

    DFO Management was founded in 1998.

  • Who is the founder of DFO Management?

    Glenn Fuhrman, John Phelan, and Michael Dell are the founders of DFO Management.

  • Where is DFO Management headquartered?

    DFO Management is headquartered in New York, NY.

  • How many Assets Under Management (AUM) does DFO Management have?

    DFO Management has 000.00 in assets under management.

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