Eric Stone has been a portfolio manager of First Eagle Fund of America since March 2014. Eric is employed by Iridian Asset Management, LLC which is a subadviser retained by First Eagle Investment Management. In April 2012, Eric joined Iridian as Senior Research Analyst. In 2013, he was promoted to Associate Portfolio Manager of the First Eagle Fund of America. Prior to joining Iridian, Eric worked as a portfolio manager with Plural Investments for three years. In addition, he worked from 2003 to 2009 as research analyst with Arience Capital. He began his career at Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc. in investment banking.
Eric Stone received his B.S. from Cornell University.