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Job Description for Buffett’s Successor

When I was reading what Seth Klarman looks for when hiring analysts (for my previous post), it mentioned Warren Buffett’s job description for his successor on the investment side. That was revealed in Berkshire Hathaway’s annual letter in March 2007. Here’s some key characteristics for the person: Smart people with impressive records But there is far more … Continue reading

Seth Klarman on Baupost Group’s Edge

I came across this compilation of quotes from Seth Klarman: The Collected Wisdom of Seth Klarman. Wanted to just capture some of those that speaks more to me. While writing this post, I came across this 2009 interview that Klarman did with TIFF that is pretty good, and have captured some of its points below. … Continue reading

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