Previously, Jon Koplovitz was Vice President, Corporate Development at Loews Corporation. Loews Corporation is one of the largest diversified companies in the United States, with businesses in the insurance, energy, hospitality and packaging industries. Jon responsibility is to create value by making investments across this broad spectrum of industries. Prior to Loews, Jon was a Senior Managing Director with Blackstone, where he focused on originating and executing mergers & acquisitions and capital raising transactions for corporations. Jon also held positions at Wolfensohn & Co and in the corporate finance department of Bear Stearns. Jon holds a BA in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania and received an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School.