Sahm Adrangi is of Canadian origin and is still a national in Canada. His most prominent educational achievement was the graduation from the University of Yale, with a degree in journalism. This opened a platform in his life that he has exploited and has gotten a lot of returns from the same. He is a successful and determined investor.
Sahm Adrangi is a short seller who has experienced a lot of difficulty in his career over the years. At some point, he was even imprisoned. Sahm Adrangi is the one who founded Kerrisdale Capital Management and is currently the company’s chief investment officer. He has seen it grow over the years. By the year 2017, the capital of $1 million had grown to $150 million.
Most of the company’s growth can be attributed to the aggressive nature of Sahm Adrangi and the ability to have a very diligent target market. Adrangi is of an impulsive nature and therefore works on any information he lands his hands on. So long as the facts he has come across are real and can be backed up, he prints it all as it is. The story that drew him to popularity was the exposure he made of Chinese companies that were operating fraudulently. The highlighted companies were Lihua International, China-Biotics and China Marine Group among many other companies. This was just one year after he started operations in the year 2009.
The target market for Adrangi’s company is usually the large group of investors. He takes advantage of the fact that there is a lot of asymmetry of information. His enthusiasm encourages his followers to take more interest in him. He has even acquired the trust of his customers. these attributes create a vast loyal customer base for the company and they contribute to general revenue and company growth.
Sahm Adrangi has made clear that there are companies he is targeting. This fact creates a relatively high level of sanity in the field of investment. This sanity is because his findings in the past have triggered action from bodies such as the Securities and Exchange Commission.