Smeal Outstanding Young Alumnus/Alumna Award
Recognizes a graduate for his/her career achievements and community service.
2016 Award Recipient: David Horowitz '04 Finance
David Horowitz is a managing director with Macquarie Group. He is responsible for providing capital to mid-sized, private companies to help them meet their growth and liquidity needs. Prior to Macquarie, Horowitz was a founding member of Private Capital Investing for Goldman Sachs’ Special Situations Group where he served on the boards of Datapipe, ECi Software, LifeLock and Simmons Media Group. He spent several years in Goldman’s Asset Investing business, focusing on providing structured financing solutions for operators of aircraft, locomotives, and other equipment. Horowitz is a CFA charter holder and currently serves on the board of the Penn State Schreyer Honors College Alumni Society. He resides in New York City with his wife Lauren and their daughters Ava and Melanie.