Sahm Adrangi, best known for selling and publishing research, is the founder and chief investment officer of Kerrisdale capital investment. He is a Tehran, Iran native and was brought up in Vancouver, Canada. He went for his university education at Yale University where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in economics. He has gained recognition in short – selling skills, taking on satellite companies such as Global star and Dish network. His fund helped during the bull market with his latest activity unveiled in February which is the short bet on Eastman’s Kodak whose primary aim is to safeguard photographers from copyright violation.
He founded the Kerrisdale in 2009, and since then, he is committed to the firm’s development. To impact the company’s growth, Mr. Sahm Adrangi has focused the firm’s activities in specific sectors in which he is an expert in. One the industries that he has shown interest in is the biotechnology sector, where the company has established research on the development process of companies including Sage Therapeutics, Zafgen, pulse biosciences, Bavarian Nordic and Unilife. Kerrisdale capital has also shown interest in the mining sector, where the company has was involved in coming up with the mining prospectus and market valuation of minerals. The company was engaged in the market valuation of first majestic silver and northern dynasty minerals. Recently Kerrisdale has published reports in the telecommunication sector.
Additionally, Sahm Adrangi has taken an activist role in investment. In this role, he has engaged several companies to change their operations for the common good of their clients and prospective customers. In his activist role, he participated in Lindsay corporation management to escalate the company’s cash execution and capital issuance policies. Later on, Sahm Adrangi started his financial career in credit, by performing high quality and adorable loan debt financing at Deutsche Bank. He was also engaged in restricting situations out of court in Chanin capital partners as well as advising credit committee on matters involving bankruptcy. In Longacre management, Sahm Adrangi spent part of career life managing credit of the multi-billion fund. Due to his remarkable achievement in credit management, he has been hosted as the guest speaker in several conferences such as the activist investor conference, the distressed debt investing conference and the trade four a course conference.