Kevin Oram is the Co-Founder and Co-Portfolio Manager at Praesidium Investment Management, based in New York City. Praesidium manages a concentrated, public equity portfolio with a multi-year investment horizon for a select group of university endowments, foundations and wealthy families. Praesidium employs a private equity approach to public market investing and seeks to deeply engage in each of its investments, using extensive independent research to work constructively with management teams and boards to help them create and unlock value. Idea generation is focused on underfollowed and overlooked companies, with an emphasis on enterprise software and similar business models. Prior to co-founding Praesidium in 2003, Kevin was a Partner and head of global technology equity investments at Sanford C. Bernstein.