The Sohn Investment Idea Contest

The Sohn Investment Idea Contest seeks to identify the most timely and actionable investment idea to be featured at the Sohn Investment Conference. Contributions to the Conference support the fight against pediatric cancer.

A distinguished group of judges – chaired by legendary investor Michael Price and including celebrated investors Bill Ackman, David Einhorn, Joel Greenblatt, and Seth Klarman – selects the winning investment idea based on the judges’ determination of the most compelling idea with a 12-month horizon.

The winner presents the idea in a ten-minute presentation in front of approximately 3,000 people at the prestigious Sohn Investment Conference, at the Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center in New York City. Sohn Conference Foundation Events

The Winner of the Sohn Investment Idea Contest

shares the stage with the world’s most savvy investors and presents his or her winning investment idea and to an audience of 3,000 people at The Sohn Investment Conference.


Please review a copy of the official contest rules here.

Congratulations to our 2014 Winners and Finalists.

Michael Guichon, Columbia Business School
Idea: Fiat S.p.A. OTC IM:F NYSE:Expected October 2014

Shaun Currie, Manalapan Oracle Capital Management
Scott Reardon, Dakota Capital
Juliusz Sas, GSSR Co., Inc.

Jeffrey Bronchick, Cove Street Capital, LLC
Sid Choraria, Marwar Capital
Casey Nelson, Alistair Capital Management
Jack Mo, Iditarod Capital Management
Simeon McMillan, Columbia Business School
Lawrence Rosenberg, Cornerstone Capital Management
Peter Wong, Martin Capital Management
Ben Weiss, 8th & Jackson Capital Management
David Granik, University of Michigan

Words from the speaker

Joel Greenblatt kicked off the 2014 Sohn Investment Idea Contest, inviting fresh and insightful investment ideas to be showcased at the prestigious Sohn Investment Conference on Monday, May 5th.

Introduction To The Sohn Investment Idea Contest by Joel Greenblatt

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Contest Judges