Cooper Engelman

“The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.”
–Vince Lombardi

Cooper Engelman



  • University of California, Los Angeles, B.A. in Economics with a concentration in Value Investing

Cooper is an Associate at Intrepid where he is responsible for the day-to-day execution activities of M&A and capital markets transactions. Cooper joined Intrepid in July of 2021 as an Analyst after interning with the firm in the summer of 2020. Prior, he interned at Clear Capital Advisors, an independent provider of strategic and financial advice in Los Angeles. Previously, Cooper interned for Evolution Africa Capital in Cape Town, South Africa, a leading private equity investment and advisory house.

At UCLA, Cooper was part of the UCLA Benjamin Graham Value Investing Program, Simon Fellows, Vice President of UCLA’s premier finance organization, Bruin Investment & Trading Group, and a member of the Zeta Beta Tau Fraternity. He also worked on campus as a marketing & sales representative for UCLA Bruin Media Group.

In his free-time Cooper enjoys spending time outdoors, traveling to new destinations, and experiencing new foods and cultures.

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