Richard Handler - Leucadia National Insider

LUK -- USA Stock  

USD 23.43  450.57  95.06%

CEO and Director

Mr. Richard B. Handler is Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company. Mr. Handler has served as a director and as our Chief Executive Officer since March 1, 2013. Mr. Handler was Chairman of Jefferies since February 2002 and Chief Executive Officer of Jefferies since January 2001. Mr. Handler has also served as Chief Executive Officer of Jefferies LLC, Jefferies principal operating subsidiary, since January 2001. Mr. Handler was first elected to the board of directors of Jefferies in May 1998. He was Managing Director of High Yield Capital Markets at Jefferies from May 1993 until February 2000, after cofounding that group as an Executive Vice President in April 1990. Mr. Handler also serves on the boards of directors of several of our subsidiaries and portfolio companies, including serving as CoChairman and President of Landcadia Holdings, Inc., a publiclylisted blankcheck company cosponsored by Leucadia to effect a business combination with one or more operating businesses. Mr. Handler is also Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Handler Family Foundation, a nonprofit foundation working primarily with underprivileged youth. Mr. Handler serves on the Board of Trustees of the University of Rochester and is Chairman of its Finance Committee and CoChairman of its Capital Campaign
Age: 54  CEO Since 2013  MBA    
212-460-1900  http://www.leucadia.com
Handler received an M.B.A. from Stanford University and a B.A. in Economics from the University of Rochester.

Management Efficiency

The company has Return on Asset of 1.01 % which means that on every $100 spent on asset it made $1.01 of profit. This is way below average. In the same way, it shows return on shareholders equity (ROE) of 0.9 % implying that it generated $0.9 on every 100 dollars invested.
The company has 20.85 B in debt with debt to equity (D/E) ratio of 192.5 . This implies that the company may be unable to create cash to meet all of its financial commitments. Leucadia National Corporation has Current Ratio of 1.49 which is typical for the industry and considered as normal.

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Entity Summary

Leucadia National Corporation operates as a diversified holding company that focuses on financial service businesses and investments in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. Leucadia National Corporation was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in New York, New York. Leucadia National operates under Packaged Foods classification in USA and traded on New York Stock Exchange. It employs 12700 people.Leucadia National Corporation (LUK) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in 520 Madison Avenue and employs 12,700 people.

Leucadia National Leadership Team

Patrick Campbell, Director
Michael Sharp, EVP
Linda Adamany, Director
Jeffrey Keil, Director, MBA
John Dalton, Executive
Michael OKane, Director, MBA
Robert Joyal, Director, MBA
Stuart Reese, Director, MBA
Laura Ulbrandt, Executive
Francisco Borges, Director
Brian Friedman, President
Robert Beyer, Director, MBA
Richard Handler, CEO, MBA
Joseph Steinberg, Chairman, MBA
Rocco Nittoli, VP, CPA
Teresa Gendron, CFO, MBA

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