Amit WadhwaneyPortfolio Manager and Co-Founding Partner
areas of expertise
- Business transformation
- Restructuring and turnaround
- Growth strategy
- M&A transaction support
- M.B.A. in Finance from The University of Chicago
- B.A. with honors and an M.A. in Economics from Concordia University
- B.S. degrees in Chemical Engineering and Mathematics from the University of Minnesota
Amit Wadhwaney is a Portfolio Manager and Co-Founding Partner at Moerus Capital Management LLC, and the founding manager of the Moerus Worldwide Value Fund. Mr. Wadhwaney has over 25 years of experience researching and analyzing investment opportunities in developed, emerging, and frontier markets worldwide, and has managed global investment portfolios since 1996.
Prior to founding Moerus, Mr. Wadhwaney was a Portfolio Manager and Partner at Third Avenue Management LLC. Mr. Wadhwaney founded the international business at Third Avenue and was the founding manager of the Third Avenue Global Value Fund, LP, the Third Avenue Emerging Markets Fund, LP, and the Third Avenue International Value Fund, an open end mutual fund. The Third Avenue Global Value Fund, LP, Third Avenue Emerging Markets Fund, LP, and the Third Avenue International Value Fund are not offered by Moerus Funds.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Wadhwaney was first a securities analyst and then Director of Research at M.J. Whitman LLC, a New York-based broker-dealer. Prior to joining M.J. Whitman, Mr. Wadhwaney was a paper and forest products analyst at Bunting Warburg, a Canadian brokerage firm. He began his career at Domtar, a Canadian forest products company. Mr. Wadhwaney holds an M.B.A. in Finance from The University of Chicago. He also holds a B.A. with honors and an M.A. in Economics from Concordia University; at Concordia, he was awarded the Sun Life Prize and the Concordia University Fellow in Economics, and he subsequently taught economics classes there. He also holds B.S. degrees in Chemical Engineering and Mathematics from the University of Minnesota.
Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start writing!September 8, 2021
Supported by a robust sales force and tight cost controls, Pharm Ltd. experienced sustained double-digit growth over a number of years, only to find that their supply chain struggled to keep pace.December 9, 2019
Many businesses, large and small, have a huge source of great ideas that can help them improve, innovate, and grow, and yet so many of these companies never think of using this amazing corporate asset. What is this highly valuable asset? Its own people.January 22, 2016
If you’d like a free consultation, please start by completing the form: