SahmAdrangi is a former hedge fund analyst. The 35-year-old is currently a credit analyst. He is the founder of Kerrisdale Company. His management at Kerrisdale capital has raised $100 million from investors. The investment fund is one of a kind. Kerrisdale is a firm located in New York, and it has a plan to use the money to short sell the company for the upcoming unveiling to the public. The business was able to raise a tremendous amount of money in just a short time span. SahmAdrangi is focusing on their future campaign and building on the company’s website. The company was unveiled in Mid-May of 2016. Kerrisdale manages over $500 million. Its recent activity includes satellite company global star and sage therapeutics. The company’s primary hedge fund has an average return of 28% in the last five years.
Adrangi is the chief investment officer and founder of Kerrisdale capital management. He has been involved in the development of the firm ever since 2009 when the company was founded. Adrangi launched the business just with $1 million. Currently, the firm has over $150 million as at July 2017. He is known for publishing research and short selling. His research seeks to correct the misconception about the business prospects of the capital management firms. Kerrisdale shares the research on Twitter, third-party site, and their website.
Adrangi first came into the limelight after exposing the fraudulent Chinese companies including lihua international, China biotics, and china marine food group. Some of his targets include china cast education corp and china education alliance. He began his career in credit by performing leverage loan debt financings and even advising creditor committees in bankruptcy. He also spent several years in a multibillion-dollar hedge fund Longacre management. Adrangi has a bachelor of arts in economics from Yale University. Adrangi has also been a speaker at a variety of conferences including distressed debt investing conference, Sohn conference, activist’s investor conference, and the value investing conference. He has been featured in numerous publications like the New York Times, wall street journal, business week and the Washington Post.