PART I: FROM BROKEN INVESTMENT MODELS TO SUSTAINABLE STRATEGIC INVESTING FRAMEWORK
1. Perils of the Misguided Investor
2. Why Traditional Investment Models Don't Work
3: Putting the Investor Back at the Core of Investment Strategy
4. The Essence of Strategy
5. The Empowered Investor: A New Paradigm of Investing
PART II: HOW TO BE A SUCCESSFUL STRATEGIC INVESTOR
6. Two Paths to Your Investment Strategy
7. What Should an Effective Investment Strategy Contain?
8. How to Develop a Strategy for Wealth Creation
9. Putting Everything Together
"After having lost trust in the financial industry the empowered investor mandates us to regain control of our investments. A really revolutionary book that must be read by all investors open to a fundamental redesign of their investment strategy." - Thorsten Hens, Chairman Department of Banking and Finance, Professor of Financial Economics, University of Zurich
Cuno Puempin is a Swiss entrepreneur, economist and private investor. He has served on many boards of directors and was a member of the international advisory board of the Blackstone Group in New York. In the past 20 years Dr. Puempin has successfully applied the seven principles of wealth creation presented in this book to his own private investments. He is a Professor Emeritus of Management and Strategy, and was Chairman of the Institute of Management at the St. Gallen University in Switzerland. Dr. Puempin is a regular speaker at leading global venues such as the World Economic Forum in Davos.
Heinrich Liechtenstein is the founder of a network of leading Angel investors in Germany, serves on the investment committee of a Family Office, and is advisory board member of a Private Equity firm. Dr. Liechtenstein is Professor of Finance in IESE Business School and specializes in entrepreneurial finance and management of wealth.
Fariba Hashemi is an Economist with extensive experience in investment strategy and decision making. She has designed, and instructed in Executive Education, Masters and Doctoral programs at International Institute for Management Development in Lausanne, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, and Karolinska Institute in Stockholm. Dr. Hashemi holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of California in Los Angeles. She currently serves on the editorial boards of two academic journals in Economics and Finance, and is an advisor to a Family Office on wealth planning and management.
Brian Hashemi is a Managing Partner at Salus Partners leading the healthcare investment practice of the firm. In this capacity he has successfully applied the strategic principles presented in this book for investments in proven medical innovations. Prior to establishing Salus Partners Dr. Hashemi was a Partner at a multi-family office leading the Direct Investment team. He holds a Ph.D. in Applied Physics from Cornell University in New York, and an MBA in Entrepreneurship and Investment Management from The Wharton School in Philadelphia. For 13 years Dr. Hashemi was responsible for the development of advanced technologies in the biomedical division of NASA, a number of which were flown in the Space Shuttle program on STS-81 and STS-84.
"After having lost trust in the financial industry the empowered investor mandates us to regain control of our investments.
A really revolutionary book that must be read by all investors open to a fundamental redesign of their investment strategy."
- Thorsten Hens, Chairman Department of Banking and Finance, Professor of Financial Economics, University of Zurich