Transitioning to activist HF from SM HF

How do activist hedge funds or activist strategies within HFs recruit? I have 4 years buy side experience with a SM HF in the healthcare space and I am interested in exploring the activist strategy. Is there a path to doing this? If so, which HFs would like a person with my profile?

Prior to my SM gig, I have an advanced degree (MD, JD, PhD) and spent a few years in management consulting (Bain, BCG).

I realize I would enjoy work that is more hands on, sometimes even public, and involving deep fundamental work.

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Aug 6, 2022 - 11:50am
dickthesellsider, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Sheesh, BS from MIT is like PhD at other places. He had me at Ex-Icahn - guy is prob an animal (just like Keith Meister?)

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Aug 7, 2022 - 2:41pm

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