Delivering Alpha

Chris Hohn

Source: The Children’s Investment Fund Management

Chris Hohn is founder, managing partner and portfolio manager of The Children's Investment Fund Management, a U.K.-based global investment firm. TCI is a value-based, fundamental investment manager with a concentrated portfolio aiming to bring a long-term, owner-oriented philosophy to public markets. TCI may use activism to enhance value as appropriate.

Based in London, Hohn has more than 20 years of experience in the investment industry and has managed equity portfolios for over 15 years. He was the portfolio manager of the European event-driven investment strategy at Perry Capital from 1997 to 2003, employing capital in the main Perry Partners fund as well as the separate Perry Capital European Fund. Before that, Hohn was an associate at Apax Partners in London and previously had been a manager in the corporate finance division of Coopers & Lybrand in London.

Hohn graduated from Harvard Business School in 1993 with an MBA (high distinction) and from Southampton University in 1988 with a B.S. in accounting and business economics (first-class Honors). He is also co-founder of The Children's Investment Fund Foundation, a charity dedicated to improving the lives of children in poverty in developing countries.

Previous Years

  • CNBC and Institutional Investor hosted the 7th Annual Delivering Alpha Conference on September 12, 2017.

  • Delivering Alpha 2017 stage, signage

    Meet the 2017 advisory board of Delivering Alpha, which takes place on September 12, 2017 at The Pierre in New York City.

  • The stage at Delivering Alpha 2016 in New York on Sept. 13, 2016.

    CNBC and Institutional Investor hosted the 6th Annual Delivering Alpha Conference on September 13, 2016.


CNBC and Institutional Investor are pleased to host the 8th Annual Delivering Alpha Conference in New York City on July 18, 2018. Please take note of the new month for 2018. Delivering Alpha continues to be an incomparable who’s who of the investor community with leading asset manager and institutional investors offering candid views along with illustrious political and economic commentators appearing in short segments moderated by CNBC talent and II editors.

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