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Sahm Adrangi Invests in Activism

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When it comes to forms of activism, short selling companies typically isn't the first thing to come to mind. Nevertheless, this is exactly what hedge fund investor Sahm Adrangi does to make a difference and turn a considerable profit for his company Kerrisdale Capital Management LLC, a boutique investment firm based out of New York that he himself founded. Sahm Adrangi uses his expertise particularly in mining, biotechnology, and telecommunications to bring attention and consequences to companies that he and his investors see as engaging in bad business practices.   Mr. Adrangi received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Yale University, and worked for Deutsche Bank in the credit and finance sector.   One of the first incidents of activism through investments was sh...

Kodak Leaves Sahm Adrangi Unimpressed

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Cryptocurrency is the hot thing at the moment, but Eastman Kodak Company's entry into the arena is leaving Sahm Adrangi's Kerrisdale Capital cold. The private investment manager published a negative report at the beginning of February that explained its short position in the 130-year old commercial printing and imaging company.   Since Sahm Adrangi founded Kerrisdale Capital in 2009, launching it with less than $1 millin, the private investment manager has built up a solid reputation in the world of investing. With Sahm Adrangi at the helm as CEO, it has become known for its focus on long-term value investments as well as event-driven special situations.   In the case of Kodak, Sahm Adrangi's understanding of the world of investing have caused Kerrisdale to take a ...