Robert Karr (Trades, Portfolio) is one of the managers known as “Tiger Cubs” because of their association with legendary HF manager Julian Robertson (Trades, Portfolio). Before starting his own hedge fund, Karr was a managing director at Tiger Management, and provided services for a large portfolio of Asian equities. Karr’s expertise in the Far East comes from the knowledge he gained while living in Tokyo, Japan during this time. Karr learned a lot about Asian equities living in Tokyo, and after four years with Tiger Management, Karr opened the New York-based Joho Capital in 1996, with additional offices in Tokyo and Taipei, Taiwan. He is known for his unique investment strategy that focuses on a small concentration of top-notch companies, especially in tech.
His top three buys over the last quarter were: Continue Reading »