- Name: Jim Chanos
- Born: 12/24/1957 (63 years old)
- Occupation: Investor
- Known for: Short selling
James S. Chanos (born December 24, 1957) is an American investment manager. He is president and founder of Kynikos Associates, a New York City registered investment advisor focused on short selling. A noted art collector, he appeared on the BBC Four documentary The Banker’s Guide to Art.
Notable Works: Founder of Kynikos Associates, LP
Birth Place: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.
Jim Chanos quotes :
I've learned there's a big difference between a long-focused value investor and a good short-seller. That difference is psychological and I think it falls into the realm of behavioral finance.Jim Chanos