Bruce Steinberg — who, alongside together with his spouse, Irene, and three sons, Zachary, William and Matthew, was amongst 12 folks killed within the constitution airplane crash on New 12 months’s Eve — was a senior member of the Connecticut-based fund’s analysis crew.
Steinberg, 50, was additionally a graduate of Columbia Enterprise Faculty.
“The Bridgewater household misplaced Bruce Steinberg (a senior investor at Bridgewater and an exquisite man) and his household in a airplane crash in Costa Rica. Proper now, we’re every processing this devastating tragedy in our personal methods,” Dalio tweeted Monday.
“Right now I shall be devoting my attentions to doing this and serving to others,” added Dalio, who based the $150 billion fund.
Rabbi Jonathan Blake, of the Westchester Reform Temple, the place the Steinbergs have been members, additionally mourned the household on social media, calling them “devoted members” of the synagogue.
“This tragedy hits our group very exhausting,” Blake wrote in a Fb publish Sunday.
“All of the Steinbergs shall be remembered by their Scarsdale and the temple group as among the many most dedicated to the welfare of the Jewish group and the fantastic thing about the Jewish custom,” Blake mentioned.
“They are going to be deeply missed.”
The household was additionally concerned with the UJA-Federation of New York, AJC (American Jewish Committee), and Seeds of Peace.