Garrett is an analyst at Greenlight Capital, a long/short hedge fund in New York. Immediately after CBS, he started as an analyst at Nicusa Capital, a micro-cap activist hedge fund in New York. Prior to business school, Garrett was a Senior Consultant at Booz & Company in the Dallas and Dubai offices. After starting with the firm in Dallas, where he focused on energy, auto, and financial services clients, he transferred to Dubai to join the firm’s nascent practice focused on private equity and family businesses. His project work spanned the Middle East, including Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, and the UAE. Garrett started his career as a Research Associate at the Institute for Information Infrastructure Protection, a research lab funded by the Department of Homeland Security.
Garrett is originally from Beaumont, Texas. He graduated with honors from Dartmouth College in 2004, double-majoring in Music and Computer Science. At Columbia Business School, he was Co-Editor of Graham & Doddsville (the school’s value investing newsletter), winner of the 2010 Pershing Square Investment Competition, and a member of the Dean’s List. He is an Eagle Scout, has a Black Belt in Karate, and enjoys hiking and scuba diving.