Our Team



Donald Krueger is an adjunct lecturer of business and finance at Baruch College and Fordham University. He also chairs the board of advisors for Talara Capital, a private equity firm. Prior to that, he spent thirty-five years as a global investor working with Capital Research Company, Templeton International, Soros Fund Management, and others as an analyst and portfolio manager. His investment career included both the “buy side” and “sell side” of the global equity markets. He has been a founding partner of several hedge funds and an investment management firm.


He has worked in Europe, Japan, and South Africa. He graduated from the University of Rochester with a bachelor’s in economics and received an MBA from Harvard Business School in 1978.


Don is an avid amateur musician. He has been playing the piano, accordion, and harmonica for over fifty years. He appreciates all kinds of music from many different eras and cultures.