See "Lars Kroijer" Youtube.com channel for videos about subjects in books.
Mr. Kroijer (born 1972) is the author of "Money Mavericks - Confessions of a Hedge Fund Manager" (Financial Times Press) and "Investment Demystified - How to Invest Without Speculation and Sleepless Nights" (Financial Times Press). He currently serves on the advisory board of various hedge funds based in London, Hong Kong, Mumbai, and Copenhagen, and Shipserv, a leading technology company in the shipping space.
Mr. Kroijer was the CIO of Holte Capital Ltd, a London-based market neutral special situations hedge fund which he founded in 2002 before returning external capital in the spring of 2008. Prior to establishing Holte Capital, Mr. Kroijer served in the London office of HBK Investments focusing on special situations investing and event-driven arbitrage. In addition, he previously worked at SC Fundamental, a value-focused hedge fund based in New York, and the investment banking division of Lazard Frères in New York. While in graduate school Mr. Kroijer held internships with the private equity firm Permira Advisors (then Schroder Ventures) and management consulting firm McKinsey & Co.
Mr. Kroijer graduated Magna cum Laude from Harvard University with a degree in economics and received a MBA from Harvard Business School.
A Danish national Mr. Kroijer lives in London and is married with twin daughters.