Sahm Adrangi is a renowned business entrepreneur. He is the Chief Investment Officer of Kerrisdale Capital Management. He founded the company in the year 2009 with less than $1 million in capital investments. The firm has enjoyed a long streak of success and now manages more than $150 million.
Sahm Adrangi is widely recognized for his publishing research and short selling skills. He opens up on his view on stocks including overhyped and under followed longs. He says that the stocks are commonly misunderstood by many in the market.
Kerrisdale aims at eliminating the common misconceptions about some of these companies’ operations. The company shares its information on its social media websites such as Facebook and Twitter.
Sahm Adrangi’s company majors in the biotechnology industry. It has published its research on start-ups such as Zafgen, Bavarian Nordic and Unilife. It also focuses on the mining sector. The company has done its market valuations on business prospects of Northern Dynasty Minerals and other major mining firms.
Also, it has done some publications in telecommunication companies. Besides his dedication to research publications, Sahm Adrangi has been involved in major companies. He was in the management committee of Lindsay Corporation that was tasked to deploy the company’s cash and allocate its capital policies.
In the year 2014, he was part of a proxy contest team to replace Morgan Hotel Group directors.
He kicked off his career in credit finances at Deutsche Bank. His roles entailed working out leveraged loan finances and providing advice to the executive committee on bankruptcy. He later moved to Chanin Capitals where he advised on out of court restructuring matters.
Sahm Adrangi attended Yale University where he undertook a bachelor’s of Arts in Economics. He has spent many years working at Longacre Management which is a debt hedge multi-billion dollar company.
He has been invited to many forums as a guest speaker. He has attended the Value Investment Conference, the Activist Investor forum and the Sohn Conference. He has been featured in favorite shows and interviews including CNBC and Bloomberg. He has also appeared in notable publications such as The Washington Post, New York Times and the BusinessWeek.