Prior to co-founding Praesidium, Mr. Oram worked at Sanford C. Bernstein from 1991 until 2003 most recently as a Partner, Senior Vice-President, and sector head of global technology equity investments. Prior to covering technology he was a Senior Analyst in the start-up of the firm’s Advanced Value hedge fund where he was responsible for the paper, hotels, gaming, restaurants and food industries. Before joining the Advanced Value group he covered global paper/forest products and chemicals. Mr. Oram graduated magna cum laude from North Adams State College with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in finance/economics where he was an Alpha Chi National Honor Society member. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst.