Christopher Tsai, President & CIO
Timothy R. McBride, Managing Director
Kristofer Segerberg, Advisory Committee
Justin D. Soffer, Advisory Committee
Christopher Tsai is President and Chief Investment Officer of Tsai Capital Corporation, a long/short global equity manager headquartered in New York City. He founded the company in 1997 and also serves as Chairperson of the firm’s Advisory Committee. Tsai Capital is an SEC-registered investment adviser.
Mr. Tsai seeks long-term investments in a limited number of high-quality, growth companies that offer significant upside potential and a margin of safety at the time of purchase. His research-intensive, fundamental and long-term approach to investing has created significant wealth for his investors.
Through Tsai Ventures, the seed and early stage venture capital arm of Tsai Capital Corporation, he invests in private companies and helps to build relationships for entrepreneurs. Additionally, he is the principal author of the firm’s quarterly
reports on portfolio investments and market commentary, and he was retained by Paul Hastings LLP, a leading international law firm, to provide expert assistance with the analysis of equity securities.
Mr. Tsai is frequently quoted in top tier and financial trade publications including The Wall Street Journal, Barron’s, Dow Jones Newswires, Reuters, Investor’s Business Daily, Financial Planning and Investment Advisor Magazine. He has been interviewed on The Street.com TV and Bloomberg Radio and has contributed to Investment & Pensions Europe about investing in art as an alternative asset class.
Prior to forming Tsai Capital, Mr. Tsai was an equity research analyst at Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc., John A. Levin & Co., Inc. and Gabelli Asset Management. He began his career in finance at a young age, working for his father, distinguished
financier, fund manager and philanthropist Gerald Tsai, Jr., analyzing investment opportunities for the Tsai family and family foundation.
Mr. Tsai has been a benefactor of numerous nonprofit organizations, both nationally and internationally, including Asia Society, China Institute, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Serpentine Gallery Pavilion
and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.
Mr. Tsai is the foremost collector of works by contemporary artist Ai Weiwei. He has been profiled in ForbesLife and The Huffington Post. Through the Stockamp Tsai Collection, Mr. Tsai contributes artwork to museum exhibitions at some of the
world’s most respected institutions including the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.
Mr. Tsai holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy and International Politics from Middlebury College, where he served as a Young Alumni Advisor.