Tom Samuels has spent over 25 years in investment management and research, 18 of which includes Long/Short experience. He is the founder and Managing Partner of Palantir Capital Management, Ltd. and The Palantir Fund (PALIX). Tom received both his BA and MBA degrees from Rice University where he taught courses in investments. Palantir Capital Management is an independent fee based registered investment advisory firm. The firm takes a global long/short approach to managing assets for a wide range of clients. The Palantir Fund (PALIX)- a global long/short mutual fund uses a multi-analytic and flexible approach to research and portfolio management.