Dec 6, 2021 • 1HR 4M

Investment Community #3

Rob Oellermann, PM at Laurium Capital

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Conversations with the most insightful players in the financial markets ecosystem.
Episode details

Rob tells:

  • How feeling helpless in the wake of 9/11 enabled him to strip away illusions of control

  • How market conditions change but the human psyche does not

  • How attacking an analyst is not the same as interrogating an investment thesis.

We also discussed:

  • How the green economy is attracting real capex, and is an investable phenomenon

  • How tough it is to manage money and manage an investment firm at the same time

  • How an ability to listen well is characteristic of excellent investment teams.

Rob Oellermann is a portfolio manager at Laurium Capital, and is responsible for the firm’s global equity offering. 

Prior to this he was CIO of Tantalum Capital, a firm that he co-founded, and which was later merged with Laurium.

Before starting Tantalum, Rob was both a fund manager and head of research at Coronation Fund Managers. He started his investment career in 1994 as an analyst at Allan Gray.