Jim Chanos is President and famed fund manager of Kynikos Associates. Throughout his investment career, Chanos has identified and sold short the shares of numerous well-known corporate financial disasters. A master short seller, Chanos’ celebrated short-sale of Enron shares was dubbed by Barron’s as "the market call of the decade, if not the past fifty years." More recently, the media has noted his prescience in alerting finance ministers and others about the global financial crisis well before it occurred. His views on the lessons from the crisis, capital markets regulation, and investment strategies, among other topics, are regularly covered by news organizations worldwide.