Ed Hyman

Founder and Chairman of Evercore ISI and Head of Economic Research | New York
Evercore ISI | Senior Management

Ed Hyman is Chairman of Evercore ISI and Vice Chairman of Evercore. He heads Evercore ISI’s economic research team.

Prior to joining Evercore ISI, Mr. Hyman was the chairman and founder of ISI Group LLC (broker-dealer) and ISI Inc. (funds management). ISI Group had 280 employees around the world, with headquarters in New York and offices in Boston, Fairhope, Houston, London, Los Angeles, St. Louis, San Francisco, Shanghai and Washington D.C. ISI’s broker-dealer clients are institutional investors in the U.S. and abroad.

Before he formed both of these companies in 1991, Mr. Hyman was vice chairman and a member of the board of C.J. Lawrence Inc. Earlier in his career, he was an economic consultant at Data Resource.

Mr. Hyman is a board member of China Institute and a member of the advisory committee for the New York Public Library’s Financial Services Leadership Forum. He also serves on the finance committee of Bowdoin College and is a member of the Economic Club of New York. Previously, he served as a board member of the International Tennis Hall of Fame, Capital Trust (NYSE: CT), Said Holdings, 10 Gracie Square, Saint David’s School, Collegiate School Finance Committee, and The Economic Club of New York.

For the past 46 years, Mr. Hyman has been ranked by the Institutional Investor poll of investors for Economics, and has ranked No. 1 for 41 years.

He earned a B.S. in engineering from the University of Texas and an MBA from MIT.