I scrapped most of what I wrote before, here is the edit: Seeking investments without using the ridiculous style-box approach. "A diversified portfolio is a career-saving move, not an investment philosophy": Me. My primary focus is on Risk Arbitrage but at various times over the past 20 years I've had the majority of my funds in: Value, Growth, Spinoffs, Special Sit, Momentum, Junk, Defaulted Debt, Preferreds, and Converts; all have their place and time. Prefer the company of investors who have lost money and have learned humility vs Type A jackasses.
Former hedge fund portfolio manager. Software engineer. Private investor in M&A, special situations, and oil & gas industry. Some experience in quantitative investing. Learning the ropes of value investing now. located in San Francisco
Independent merger arbitrageur/value investor with 20+ years experience in markets in the USA, Europe, Canada, Israel and Oz (and have dabbled in Africa). Have been P.M. or senior analyst at a number of hedge funds and prop desks in NYC and London. Prior to that, 4 years in cross-border M&A and 2 years pre-MBA public accounting (the two longest years of my life). CFA, CPA, MBA (Columbia). 11 year ValueInvestorsClub.com member and six-time VIC Best Idea winner. Bon vivant with fresh breath and a smile that melts cold hearts and ice on frosted windscreens.
Asymmetric Investing seeks to enhance the risk/reward ratio by learning from experience, but not assuming the future is a simple extrapolation of the past. Improvement in the accuracy of forecasts can be accomplished by considering cycles, waves and circles as opposed to strictly linear ways of thinking.
Leverage agile frameworks to provide a robust synopsis for high level overviews. Iterative approaches to corporate strategy foster collaborative thinking to further the overall value proposition. Organically grow the holistic world view of disruptive innovation via workplace diversity and empowerment.
Bring to the table win-win survival strategies to ensure proactive domination. At the end of the day, going forward, a new normal that has evolved from generation X is on the runway heading towards a streamlined cloud solution. User generated content in real-time will have multiple touchpoints for offshoring.
Capitalize on low hanging fruit to identify a ballpark value added activity to beta test. Override the digital divide with additional clickthroughs from DevOps. Nanotechnology immersion along the information highway will close the loop on focusing solely on the bottom line.
Podcasting operational change management inside of workflows to establish a framework. Taking seamless key performance indicators offline to maximise the long tail. Keeping your eye on the ball while performing a deep dive on the start-up mentality to derive convergence on cross-platform integration.
Collaboratively administrate empowered markets via plug-and-play networks. Dynamically procrastinate B2C users after installed base benefits. Dramatically visualize customer directed convergence without revolutionary ROI.
Efficiently unleash cross-media information without cross-media value. Quickly maximize timely deliverables for real-time schemas. Dramatically maintain clicks-and-mortar solutions without functional solutions.
Completely synergize resource taxing relationships via premier niche markets. Professionally cultivate one-to-one customer service with robust ideas. Dynamically innovate resource-leveling customer service for state of the art customer service.
I have been investing since late 2005. Interested in high yield stocks, options, E&P names, and financials
Currently work as a commercial real estate appraiser. Graduated Rutgers University in 2009 with a degree in Economics and completed my MBA at Rutgers Business School in 2015.