Torkell Eide

Torkell Eide

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Torkell Eide, a respected authority in portfolio management, is a Partner and Portfolio Manager at AKO Capital, one of Europe's leading investment partnerships. He rejoined AKO Capital in 2013 from Skagen Funds in Norway, where he spent four years as a Portfolio Manager for the firm's $9 billion global equity fund. He started his financial career as a Management Consultant at McKinsey & Company in its Corporate Finance practice. Eide is the author of Quality Investing: Owning the Best Companies for the Long Term.

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  •  This book addresses the challenge, and distills years of practical investing experience into a definitive account of this under-explored investment philosophy.

  • Quality investing involves seeking companies with the right attributes to overcome these forces of mean reversion and, crucially, owning these outstanding companies for the long term. 

  • This book pinpoints and explains the characteristics that increase the probability of a company prospering over time - as well as those that hinder such chances.