Adrian Kingshott


Adrian Kingshott was previously a Managing Director of Goldman Sachs and a portfolio manager at Amaranth Advisors.

Adrian Kingshott has over 30 years of experience as an investment banker and investment portfolio manager. Mr. Kingshott spent 17 years at Goldman Sachs where he was a Managing Director and Co-Head of the Global Leverage Finance Group. During his time at Goldman Sachs, Mr. Kingshott closed in excess of $25 billion of M&A transactions and $30 billion of financings. Mr. Kingshott was a Portfolio Manager at Amaranth, a leading hedge fund, where he created their direct corporate investing business in the USA and Europe. Mr. Kingshott has also advised institutional investors on their equity and debt portfolios, including the State of Connecticut's $30 billion pension fund. Mr.Kingshott has served on several public and private boards. From 2011 to 2022, he was on the Board of XPO Logistics, where he chaired the Strategy and Compensation Committees and served on the Audit and the Nominating, Governance and Sustainability Committees. He is currently on the Board of RXO where he sits on the Audit and Nominating, Governance and Sustainability Committees. Mr. Kingshott is an Adjunct Professor at Fordham's Gabelli School of Business, where he lectures on Investment and Security Analysis. Mr. Kingshott has an MA from Oxford University in Law and an MBA from Harvard Business School.