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Vault Series: High Pointe Capital Management, LLC
Program Description: Intangible assets such as a monopolistic position, patents, brands, network effect, first-mover advantage, etc. make up an ever increasing portion of companies' values. But information about them is sketchy at best. Moreover, not many systematic and comprehensive valuation approaches to incorporate these factors exist. Dr. Gautam Dhingra, CFA, presents a framework to respond to this challenge with logic and evidence.
CFA Institute Qualified Activity: Eligible for 1 credit hour
Attire: Business Casual
Menu: Refreshments & Light Snacks
Hosted by: Distinguished Speaker Series Advisory GroupGautam Dhingra, Ph.D., CFA, is the CEO and a Portfolio Manager at High Pointe Capital Management, LLC. He developed the firm's pioneering investment approach and under his leadership High Pointe has built an enviable investment performance record. Prior to starting High Pointe, Dhingra was a partner at Hewitt Associates advising numerous blue-chip clients such as Citicorp, Verizon, Target, Safeway, Sprint, Allstate, Motorola, Johnson Controls, Honeywell, General Dynamics, Liberty Mutual and John Deere. He was a faculty member at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management for two years teaching a course he designed entitled The Business of Investing. He holds a Ph.D. in finance, with specialization in investments, from the University of Florida where he also taught courses in securities analysis and derivatives. Dhingra is a past Chairman of CFA Society Chicago and a long-time member of the Economic Club of Chicago. He has written and published articles on various investment topics. His recent speaking engagements have been on the topic of Global Investing at the National Association of Securities Professionals and National Consulting Actuaries Conference. He has been quoted widely by various media outlets including Reuters, CNN, Fox Business, BBC, National Public Radio, and Chicago Tribune.
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