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Frederic M. Seegal

Senior Advisor


Mr. Seegal joined the firm in 2009 after spending most of his 35 year investment banking career at Wasserstein Perella, where he served as President; and Salomon Brothers and Lehman Brothers, where he concentrated primarily on major media, telecom and internet clients. In recent years, Mr. Seegal has advised such companies as eBay, BellSouth, LIN Cellular, SBC Communications, Time Warner, EDS, Gannett Co. Inc., McCaw Cellular, AT&T, LIN Broadcasting Corporation, Infinity Broadcasting Corporation, Media General, Vanguard Cellular Systems, Cellular Communications International, Inc.,  Viacom, Lycos, Geo Cities & Insight Communications.

Previous Professional Affiliations

  • Director, Digital River 
  • Director, Hollywood.com 
  • Director, I-Beam 
  • Director, Spectradyne Inc.

Not-For-Profit Affiliations

  • Chairman, Parrish Art Museum 
  • Vice Chairman, The James Beard Foundation 
  • Trustee, New York City Center
  • Trustee, San Francisco Symphony

Previous Not-For-Profit Affiliations

  • President, American Ballet Theatre 
  • Trustee, San Francisco Opera 
  • Trustee, Neuberger Museum 
  • Trustee, Southampton Hospital


Mr. Seegal received his B.A. in Political Science from Cornell University; an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and an L.L.B. from Harvard Law School.

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