Paul Dietrich is CEO and Chief Investment Officer of Fairfax Global Markets LLC (Fairfax) and the AdvisorHUB Stock Markets Editor (http://advisorhub.com). Paul Dietrich was previously CEO and Chief Investment Officer of Foxhall Capital Management Inc. from 1999 to 2012. Fairfax currently manages investments for private investors, retirement funds and private institutions throughout the United States. He is an international corporate attorney and was formerly associated with two Washington, DC law firms, Squire, Sanders & Dempsey (now Squire Patton Boggs), and Jones Day. As an attorney, he has been an advisor on privatization and economic development issues to the World Bank, as well as several governments in Asia, Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union. Before entering the practice of law, he served as Publisher and Editor in Chief of Saturday Review, one of the United States’ oldest cultural magazines. He also served for four years as an elected State Representative (Republican from St. Louis County) in the Missouri General Assembly. Mr. Dietrich has been a frequent on-air commentator for CNBC, Fox Business News, CNN and Bloomberg TV. He has also been a frequent contributor to the editorial pages of the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, the London Times, the International Herald Tribune, the Singapore Times and the South China Morning Post. From 1994 to 1997, he was editor of both the Reuters Emerging Markets Guide and the Reuters Asian Stock Sourcebook. He is also President of the Institute for International Health and Development (founded in 1982 by Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, David Morse). He has served as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Catholic University of America in Washington, DC, was a member of the National Advisory Board of Harvard University’s School of Public Health’s AIDS Institute and a member of the Advisory Group on International Health Systems Assessment of the New York Academy of Sciences. He has been a member of the Advisory Board of the John Templeton Foundation. He has also served as a member of the Development Committee of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), and as a member of the Board of Directors of the U.S. Congressional Human Rights Foundation and the American-European Community Association. He is also the Editor of the award winning book, A Guide to American Foreign Policy (1982) and the author of the forthcoming book, The Ultimate Baby Boomer’s Guide to Retirement Investing (to be published in 2017).
Bryson M. has grown up and studied in and around Middleburg, Virginia, and is now attending the University of Virginia as a member of the class of 2018. He is a novice investor, and is primarily interested in active trading, value investing, technical analysis, options, commodity trading, and foreign markets. Other general topics include economics, philosophy, political science, politics, and history, and is considering majors and minors in Economics, Business Spanish, Philosophy, Global Development Studies, and Global Environments and Sustainability. Some of his favorite pastimes include reading, cooking, researching equities, and trying new coffees, beers, and cigars.