Gautam Baid

Listen to the episode on:   Gautam Baid, CFA, is the author of the international best-seller The Joys of Compounding. He is also the Founding Creator at Chapter, a revolutionary learning platform. Previously, Gautam served as a portfolio manager at an...

Manos Papatheofaneous

Listen to the episode on:   Manos Papatheofanous was born and raised in Greece, before moving to London to study computer science 31 years ago. Throughout his career he has worked various jobs in banks and proprietary trading desks, in asset management firms and...

Georgina Godwin interviews Margaret Van

Listen to the episode on: Margaret Van was born in a Shanghainese family in Hong Kong. From early on, she has had a deep interest in other cultures, which has also led her to learn various languages with the main goal of being able to communicate with people from all...

Georgina Godwin interviews Vanessa Stelling

Listen to the episode on:   Vanessa Stelling is the author of the book Julian and I: A Mother’s Journey Through Regressive Autism, a deeply personal narration of the fears, the struggles and the evolution that she went through by raising her autistic son. She...

William Oliver & William Barnes of In Practise

Listen to the episode on:   In this episode, Guy Spier talks to William Oliver and William Barnes, the founders of In Practise, a research network with a slightly different business model compared to other companies in the primary research business. They give...

Jackie Shoback

Listen to the episode on:   Jackie Shoback is a Harvard graduate who has spent the last 25 years of her career as general manager and C-suite executive, with a lot of experience in launching, scaling and growing businesses from startup up through multiple billion...

Adam Mead

Listen to the episode on:   Adam Mead is a practicing capital allocator, the CEO and Chief Investment Officer of Mead Capital Management, an investment management business he founded in 2014. He recently published a book, The Complete Financial History of...

Brian Murray

Listen to the episode on:   Brian Murray is a partner in Glancy Prongay & Murray, a class action litigation firm with offices in New York and Los Angeles. He talks to me about contingency lawyers, Robinhood and the history and importance of arbitration...

Yishai Kiczales

Listen to the episode on:   Yishai Kiczales is an Israeli film critic, songwriter, and lecturer, who currently lives in Zurich with his family. He writes for the daily newspaper Israel Hayom, and his third solo album, “Inside Yishai Kiczales”, will be...

William Green

Listen to the episode on:   William Green talks to Guy Spier about his new book, Richer, Wiser, Happier. He shares the long journey he has been on, before finally reaching the confidence and courage to publish his own book, which is full of insights from...

Georgina Godwin interviews Philippe Taieb

Listen to the episode on:   Georgina Godwin interviews Philippe Taieb, an accomplished and respected consultant and coach with a unique experience of working both in the corporate world as a consultant at Braxton Associates, a strategy consulting firm, and in the...

Jeremy Deal

Listen to the episode on:   In this episode, Guy Spier and Jeremy Deal speak about Hamilton Helmer’s Seven Powers and how Deal uses the framework in his own investment research as well as some of the major takeaways from this research. Finally, they discuss...

Georgina Godwin interviews Jehangir Appoo

Listen to the episode on:   Georgina Godwin interviews Jehangir Appoo, an incredibly accomplished cardiothoracic surgeon. Among his accolades, are two fellowships, the first from the Royal Brompton Hospital, Imperial College, London and the second from the...

Joe Chapman

  Sports and sportsmen can teach us so much about life. And Joe Chapman is no exception. In 2006 in Melbourne, Joe became the youngest person to ever compete in professional squash. Eventually, he rose to rank in the top 100 squash players in the world. Today Joe...

Georgina Godwin interviews Amanda Pullinger

Listen to the episode on:   In this call, Georgina Godwin and Amanda Pullinger discuss the advantages of having a diverse workplace, and the opportunities presented by having more women take leading roles in finance. Amanda Pullinger, CEO of 100 Women in Finance,...

An Introduction to Georgina Godwin

Listen to the episode on:   Introducing Georgina Godwin – who will be doing some of the interviews and hosting. In this episode, Guy Spier interviews Georgina Godwin, who will conduct some of the interviews going forward. She discusses her start as a radio...

Email Update: Knowledge Management in a New Era

Listen to the episode on:   In this episode, Guy Spier reads through his most recent email update, recommending a few pieces of great writing. He explains the upside and downside of greater connectivity through the Internet, and Twitter as a tool for learning....