International Investor, Author of “Adventure Capitalist”
Jim Rogers is an author, financial commentator and successful international investor. After attending Yale and Oxford University, Rogers co-founded the Quantum Fund, a global-investment partnership. During the next 10 years, the portfolio gained 4,200%, while the S&P rose less than 50%. Rogers then decided to retire at age 37. Continuing to manage his own portfolio, Rogers kept busy serving as a professor of finance at the Columbia University Graduate School of Business, and, in 1989 and 1990, as the moderator of WCBS’s “The Dreyfus Roundtable” and FNN’s “The Profit Motive with Jim Rogers”. He has been frequently featured in Time, The Washington Post, The New York Times, Barron’s, Forbes, Fortune, The Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, The Business Times, The Straits Times and many media outlets worldwide. He has also appeared as a regular commentator and columnist in various media. Rogers is also the author of a number of books including “Investment Biker: On the Road with Jim Rogers”, “Adventure Capitalist: The Ultimate Road Trip” and “Hot Commodities: How Anyone Can Invest Profitably In The World’s Best Market”. His recent book “A Bull in China” describes his experiences there as well as the changes and opportunities in China. His latest book is “A Gift to My Children”.