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Sahm Adrangi, an investment banker

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Sahm Adrangi is an American investment banker and entrepreneur who has made a name for himself for his unique investment analysis skills. Sahm is the chief investment officer at Kerriscale Capital Management. He helped establish the company in 2009 and has played a critical role in the development of the company. When he started the company, it was only worth less than $1 million. However, today it manages a portfolio worth more than $150 million with clients across the world.

Kerrisdale Capital Management LLC, is a fundamentally-oriented investment company which focuses on event driven special situations and long-term value investment. Adrangi is known for his excellent and unique trading strategies where he has made a name for himself by exposing and shorting Chinese companies including Lihua International, China Marine Food Group, and China Biotics in 2011. Other companies that he has targeted include the ChinaCast Education Corp, and China Education Alliance.

Previously, Sahm Adrangi worked for Longacre Fund Management LCC where he held the position of an Investment Analyst. He also had a stint with Chanin Capital Partners where he was involved in the restructuring the company after it was almost declared bankrupt. As such, he helped advise the creditors of the company through an out-of-the-court settlement using Chapter 11 of the bankruptcy restructuring and assignments Act.

In the past he, has represented bondholder’s committees, bank debt holders, other creditors, and equity committees of bankrupt and distress companies. Other places where Sahm Adrangi has worked in the past include at Deutsche Bank where he helped restructure the syndicate non-investment grade bank debt as well as high yield bonds.

Mr Sahm Adrangi is a graduate of Yale University where he holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. Today, Sahm Adrangi, is a speaker at several investment conferences such as the Sohn Conference, the Distress Debt Investing Conference, Traders 4 a Cause, the Value Investing Conference, and the Activist Investor Conference. Moreover, he appears on several TV interviews including at Bloomberg and CNBC. Other major publications including, the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, the Business Week, and the Washington Post have quoted his work.

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Predictions from the Incredible Shervin Pishevar Tweet Storm

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Every once in a while, some big name in Silicon Valley decides to give out their wild opinions and crazy predictions on Twitter. Recently, one of the biggest players in the tech world let loose on an incredible 21-hour tweetstorm. That executive, Shervin Pishevar, unleashed some of the most shocking predictions on the popular social media platform. Below are some of the highlights from the much talked about tweet storm.

The Dow Will Crash 6,000 Points

Though the American stock market has been experiencing the biggest bull run in its history, Shervin Pishevar believes the ride is about to be over. In one of his first tweets, of his tweet storm, Mr. Pishevar predicted that the Dow will drop 6,000 points. If that comes to pass, the Dow will crash into bear market territory.

And Bitcoin Will Go Down As Well

Another big financial prediction, from Mr. Pishevar, has to do with the world’s biggest cryptocurrency. Shervin Pishevar believes that Bitcoin will crash to the $2,000 to $5,000 level before recovering from its $20,000 high in late December of 2017.

Silicon Valley Will Lose Its Crown as the Tech King

In one of his most shocking predictions, Mr. Pishevar believes that Silicon Valley will no longer attract thousands of start-ups. Instead, Mr. Pishevar believes that start-ups will work remotely and connect with vendors and clients online.

American Infrastructure is in Big Trouble

Straying away from his area of expertise, Mr. Pishevar proclaimed that America’s infrastructure will continue to fall behind. The Silicon Valley expert pointed out that the Chinese are now able to build an entire train station in 9 hours while America’s rail system continues to fall apart.

America’s Biggest Companies Hold Too Much Power

Mr. Pishevar talked a little about the power of America’s biggest companies. The Silicon Valley executive believes that companies like Apple and Amazon and stifling U.S. start-ups and that Uber may be the last start-up to make it big.

These tweets mark the first public remarks from Shervin Pishevar in months. A number of these tweets have been shared by tens of thousands of people on Twitter. As the year passes, the social media will see which one of Shervin Pishevar’s tweets will come true.

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