Aryeh B. Bourkoff is the Founder and CEO of LionTree LLC, a global independent investment and merchant bank.   Built to adapt to today’s dynamic market conditions, LionTree selectively invests alongside its clients in transactions on which it advises.  Mr. Bourkoff is also the founder of Kindred Media, a media and podcasting business powered by LionTree. Previously, Mr. Bourkoff served as Vice Chairman and Head of Americas Investment Banking at UBS and on the UBS Investment Banking Executive Committee.  Mr. Bourkoff serves on the board of Carnegie Hall, the Board of Trustees of The Paley Center for Media, the Royal Academy of Arts Board, and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.