I am an Assistant Professor at the Auckland Business School (New Zealand). I earned a Ph.D. from Cass Business School, City University of London. I apply academic research to my investment strategy.
I invest primarily in industrial property and property REITs. I have been involved in property for the past 24 years initially as the group accountant of a large property group and then my own company. I also invest in other equities and corporate bonds.
Michael Loftis is the founder of Ridgewood Capital Management LLC. His primary focus is value-oriented equity investing in the small and mid cap sectors. Michael is a former investment banker (Lehman Brothers and Barclays) and former M&A and securities law attorney (Mayer Brown and Keating Muething & Klekamp).
I am a Hanna-Barbera cartoon character created in 1959, a pink anthropomorphic mountain lion sporting an upturned collar, shirt cuffs and a string tie. I was voiced by Daws Butler, and am best known for my famous catchphrase, "Heavens to Murgatroyd!"
Invest in a very small selection of stocks with extraordinary upside/risk profiles. They tend to be small caps. Also trading FX, bonds and stock indices on a tactical basis.