Farallon Capital Management, L.L.C.® is a global institutional asset management firm founded in 1986, whose AUMs as of today amount to 25 billion dollars. They employ approximately 180 employees. They are headquartered in San Francisco and have offices in London, Singapore, Hong Kong, Tokyo, and São Paulo.
Farallon places a priority on the preservation of capital. While they value and employ risk management analytics, they primarily manage risk through rigorous research and analysis. They also seek to build strong relationships with the management of the companies in which they invest.