Sahm Adrangi is the Chief Executive Officer of Kerrisdale Capital Management. Adrangi attended Yale University, where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. Adrangi uses publishing research to explain Kerrisdale Capital’s views on stocks. Adrangi finds out information about the business prospects of different companies. Adrangi initially became known for revealing the fraud taking place in Lihua International and China Marine Food Group, among others. Adrangi has looked at the valuations of Northern Dynasty Minerals and First Majestic Silver, among others. Adrangi has also given his take on Globalstar, Dish Network, and Straight Path Communications.
In recent times, Adrangi has emphasized the biotechnology sector. Kerrisdale Capital has looked into companies such as Zafgen and Bavarian Nordic. Adrangi has also been paying attention to the mining and telecommunication sectors. Adrangi started his career in finance, working for Deutsche Bank. Adrangi has also worked for Chanin Capital Partners and Longacre Management. Adrangi has taken a leadership role during business dealings with Lindsay Corporation Management and Morgans Hotel Group. Adrangi has been a guest speaker at a number of high profile events; including the Sohn Conference, Activist Investor Conference, and Distressed Debt Investing Conference. Adrangi has been featured on CNBC, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post, among others.
Recently, Adrangi made headlines when it was revealed that Kerrisdale Capital Management raised millions of dollars from investors simply through betting against one stock. Analysts consider the Kerrisdale fund to be innovative and unique. Kerrisdale is planning on using the funds to short stock a new company. The next step for Adrangi is to develop a thesis that will be supplemented by data. Kerrisdale has started buying stock in the new company.
Kerrisdale Capital has established a reputation of betting against companies and making the efforts public. Kerrisdale has raised over a half a billion dollars.
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