I'm an American (EEUU) by birth, but certainly a mutt by ethnicity. I prefer the Southern Hemisphere nowadays, and I try to spend time on at least 3 continents per year, in more than a few different countries. While there I explore intriguing social, investment, business and lifestyle opportunities. I've been involved in everything from hydroponic farming operations in the tropics, to Internet marketing. I've tried my hand as a "professional" stock trader, financed start-ups, traded bananas in Peru, real estate in Panama, high-finance in Uruguay and worked with one of the first Vietnamese companies to list its shares publicly. I enjoy travel, but much prefer the Four Season’s to a hut among the natives – unless they’re friendly. I plan to continue traveling, exploring and digesting as much culture and diversity as I can handle. My next adventure will likely be a small, self-sustaining community somewhere far away from the madness that is most of the world. If you’re lucky I’ll tell you where it is.
I am currently a Director of ThrillCapital, we operate several Crowdfunding platforms for Sports & Entertainment. It's an exciting time to be involved in the nascent sector that is Crowdfunding and with a niche proposition, driven chiefly by something people are passionate about, we are offering something a little bit different. As the industry evolves, and legislation in different jurisdictions takes shape, we aim to capitalise on an excellent opportunity.
"Mogi" Munkhdul Badral, Operator of the Cover Mongolia brand of newswire, blog, Twitter and Facebook newsfeeds covering Mongolia.
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Gary Kucher is a successful investor and impact-driven CEO / CIO / Managing Partner with uncanny powers of deduction. He advises entrepreneurs, funds, companies and investors across a variety of strategic, financial and operational matters. Mr. Kucher's been investing in listed securities, private companies and real estate development for over 25 years with a solid track record. He’s a firm believer in value investing principles and applies them across the entire capital structure within multiple strategies. Mr. Kucher's an author, publisher, public speaker and seasoned senior executive with experience in the US and emerging & frontier markets. The former media giant has run both entertainment & casino industry businesses in the US. He's an exceptional achiever and a delightful dinner party raconteur with a lifelong interest in technology and a passion for excellence.
Marc Djandji, CFA is the Editor-in-Chief of The ASEAN Insider, a subscription-based monthly investment newsletter committed to finding compelling investments backed by powerful structural trends in Southeast Asia. He is also a co-Founder and Partner of ASEAN Strategy Group Ltd., an independent investment banking boutique focusing on cross-border M&A and corporate finance advisory for companies in the small to mid-market segment in Southeast Asia.
He was the very first Head of Research in Vietnam and throughout his career, he has headed research departments at Saigon Securities, Horizon Securities, and Viet Capital Securities. As Head of Research, Marc provided insightful research and analysis to high net worth investors and institutions. He has been widely recognized for his knowledge of Vietnam’s capital markets and has been cited in Bloomberg Businessweek, Asia Money, and Finance Asia.
Marc has an M.Sc. in Finance from HEC Montreal. He is a CFA Charterholder and volunteers with the CFA Society in Vietnam. He lives in Ho Chi Minh City and travels widely around the region. He is still learning Vietnamese, a never-ending struggle.
Dara Albright is a recognized authority, thought provoker and frequent speaker on topics relating to fintech, digital-, peer- & crowd- finance. Albright has held a distinguished 25 year career in IPO execution, investment banking, corporate communications, financial marketing as well as institutional and retail sales. Albright was one of the earliest voices covering the JOBS Act and advocating for greater democracy in the equity and credit markets. In 2013, she co-founded LendIt, the largest and most recognized global p2p & online lending conference organization. In 2015, she co-founded FinFair, the first conference platform to feature the leadership, products and technologies driving the crowd-centric retail alternatives market. In 2016, she founded FinTechREVOLUTION.tv, a groundbreaking online financial channel for the masses that highlights how technology is being employed to make personal finance and retirement planning interesting, entertaining, simple and interactive. Prior firms she worked for include: Unterberg Towbin, Morgan Stanley Dean Witter, Divine Capital and Citigate Dewe Rogerson. She is a graduate of the George Washington University and has held securities industry Series 7, 24, 31 and 63 licenses. Her body of work can be found at DaraAlbrightMedia.com.
I am a Financial Analyst and maintain my own Site http://www.everythingaboutinvestment.com where i put the articles regarding investment so that it can help each and everyone around the globe to get an detail insight into Investing and Investment.
Alexander Paul Morris is a trader, investor, and entrepreneur who has been involved in the markets for over 15 years trading stocks, forex, options, and futures. He is the designer, creator, and programmer of the tymoraPRO trading platform, which received exceptional reviews in both Active Trader and Technical Analysis of Stocks & Commodities Magazines, and was designed to empower traders with a real-time trading edge. He is also a viral media producer and co-founder of the vlogolution network, where he shares his perspectives and calls B.S. where he sees it. vlogolution currently has nearly 90,000 subscribers and over 57 million video views on YouTube alone (http://www.youtube.com/vlogolution).
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I write about emerging and frontier markets in Asia. I now primarily contribute work to Forbes Asia. My most recent work and my complete bio can be found on Forbes Asia's site:
If it is easier, you can find my recent work sorted by country on this Seeking Alpha blog:
You can follow me on Twitter here: https://twitter.com/FrontierWriter
You can find me on Linked In here (I accept 98% of connection requests): http://www.linkedin.com/pub/jon-springer/42/b15/844
I would like to thank Seeking Alpha's editorial staff for giving me a start in this profession. In particular I would like to thank George Moriarty and Eli Hoffman.
I will contribute still to Seeking Alpha from time to time as the opportunity presents itself.
The picture is a young man pole-vaulting a bull in Pamplona, Spain, as part of the festivities around the annual running of the bulls. "Play with the bull, avoid the horns."