Eric W. Mandelblatt founded New York based Soroban Capital in 2010. Eric Mandelblatt previously was a partner and co-CEO of TPG -Axon Capital Management. Gaurav Kapadia and Scott Friedman also joined Mandelblatt from TPG-Axon. Soroban Capital is an activist hedge fund investing in both equity and debt markets. Mandelblatt is a former Goldman Sachs energy analyst.