About Lucus | Team
Experienced team with proven track records.
The leadership of Lucus is supported by the diligent efforts of an accomplished team of professionals from diverse professional, academic, and cultural backgrounds. Members of our team have gained valuable experience at some of the most successful and prestigious investing and investing-related organizations, such as Goldman Sachs, Third Point, Millennium, Lazard, and NPD. Our team has also been educated at some of the world’s top academic institutions, in several cases earning prestigious student prizes, honors, and/or advanced degrees and professional certifications. The value we deliver for our investment partners is created by our people; therefore, recruiting, developing, and retaining our team is a top priority for us.
Schuster most recently worked at Third Point, an $18 billion investment adviser based in New York City that employs an event driven, value oriented investment style, from November 2009 to May 2012.
While at Third Point, he focused primarily on special situation public equity opportunities across the United States and Europe. Previously, he worked in the Special Situations Group at Goldman Sachs where he focused on investing in small- and mid-cap US credit opportunities, both distressed and non-distressed, public and private (from July 2008 to October 2009).
He is a graduate of Princeton University with a degree in Operations Research and Financial Engineering magna cum laude and Certificates in Applied and Computational Mathematics, Finance, and Engineering Management Systems; he was awarded the prize for top senior thesis.