Sahm Adrangi graduated from Yale University with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. He is the founder of Kerrisdale capital management, a firm well known for publishing and selling research. The firm was founded in 2009 with under $1 million. Mr. Adrangi has seen the company grow by organizing its functions despite the financial challenges until it stood the test of time. As of July 2017, the firm had managed up to 150 million dollars.
The company was started on the basis of being a trusted investment administrator. Sahm Adrangi has great knowledge that helps investors to keep up with the current market conditions. The company’s main objective is to carry out a detailed research and come up with solutions that clear the misunderstandings that exist within the capital and stock markets.
Adrangi first came to the lame light when he shared his research and evidence on the fraudulent activities of some Chinese companies in 2010. It was a great relieve for the security exchange commission to ascertain its longtime targets, such as Chinese Education Alliance and the China Cast Education Corp. This discovery enabled enforcement agencies to respond to the matter and administer disciplinary actions immediately. Apart from the wide research of companies and industries, Mr. Sahm Adrangi has focused the firm on other specific areas of expertise.
The biotechnology is one area where Kerrisdale has pointed out as an area of expertise that he has researched and highlighted on a variety of issues affecting a company’s growth such as Sage Therapeutics, Bavarian Nordic and Pulse Biosciences. Kerrisdale’s other areas of interest and focus is the mining and telecommunication sectors where the company has published numerous reports.
Mr. Sahm Adrangi has played a great activist role to ensure that the majority investments continue to progress. His work has made him popular in different institutions and in turn enabled him to serve as the guest speaker in several major conferences. Sahm has been featured in publications such as the Washington Times and the New York Times. He also made an appearance at the Bloomberg and on CNBC.