Austin is the Chief Investment Officer at Stansberry Asset Management. Prior to joining SAM, Austin was director of research at Stansberry Research where he managed and led Stanberry’s team of more than thirty analysts and editors producing world-class financial and investment research. In addition, Austin was the portfolio manager for the company’s flagship portfolio products, Stansberry Portfolio Solutions.
Prior to joining Stansberry Research, Austin was a partner and portfolio manager at D.F. Dent & Co., a Baltimore-based investment advisor focused on owning high-quality growth companies.
Before that, Austin co-founded and ran North Oak Capital, a New York-based hedge fund that received a strategic investment from Julian Robertson and Tiger Management. North Oak produced strong investment returns over the life of the firm, generating positive returns in each year and for every investor, exceeding hedge fund benchmarks.
Austin previously held senior investment positions at SAC Capital Advisors and Soros Fund Management. Austin has experience investing across asset classes, including public equities, derivatives, venture capital, private equity, real estate, and fixed-income securities. He began his career in investment banking at the Blackstone Group, and he earned an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business, and a BS in commerce from the University of Virginia.
What NOW? Your Investment Guide for 2023 and Beyond
- Stansberry Asset Management (SAM) is an independent registered investment advisory firm offering managed accounts for high-net-worth investors. SAM is headquartered in New York, NY with additional offices in Baltimore, San Francisco, and Albany.
- SAM is dedicated to giving individual investors access to investments, portfolios, and risk management tools typically reserved for institutional investors while avoiding proprietary products, hidden fees and other “Wall Street” conflicts of interest
- The SAM investment team uses research published by Stansberry Research to guide investment decisions for client accounts
We’re not out of the woods yet.
More volatility lies ahead. And if you want to be prepared for it, you need the right strategy.
Stansberry Asset Management (SAM) has identified an approach to investing that can work whether the market is up, down, or sideways.
It’s one we’ve used with great success this year.
Our Chief Investment Officer Austin Root will walk you through the nuts and bolts of this strategy.
If you want to grow your assets AND reduce your market risk, this is a must-watch webinar.