Mr. Bert has a B.A. from Brown University and an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He has worked in the hedge fund industry for the past twenty years, including seven years as a portfolio manager and partner at one of the largest and most influential hedge funds. Mr. Bert is also on the board of directors of a publicly traded communications semiconductor firm.
I try to carefully trade weekly & monthly stock options with expertise in mining companies & traditional manufacturers. Speak & write fluent Portuguese and speak good Spanish. Resided twice in Brazil and once on Guam Island. Employed at the same large foreign-owned Distribution Center the past 15 years & completely 100% Pro-NAFTA. Smart individual investing is the preferred solution to improving one's economic future, as opposed to vast & vague government handouts. Seeking Alpha is the #1 best financial blog because of honest opinions & superb organization.
I am currently 45 years old, and I have been interested in investing since I bought my first mutual fund at age 14. I have been an active trader and investor for 30+ years now. Along the way, I have worked in real estate, and as an investment and insurance representative. I am also a Chartered Financial Consultant.
I currently run a Commercial Finance Brokerage.
RidgeCrest Investments is an employee owned investment management company that is focused on growth companies trading at substantial discounts to intrinisic value. We strive to produce superior risk adjusted returns in all market environments and are very focused on principle protection strategies.