About the Author
Dr. Kacher is coauthor and publisher of www.VirtueOfSelfishInvesting.com. His investment career began in 1995 when he founded one of the first internet-based stock advisory services. In 1996 he joined William O’Neil + Co., Inc. as a research associate before quickly being promoted to senior Research Analyst and senior proprietary Portfolio Manager for the firm in 1997. From 1997 to 2001, Dr. Kacher achieved an unaudited return of 2,022% in the O’Neil account. From 1996 to 2002, Dr. Kacher achieved a verified return in his personal account in excess of 18,000%, as verified by KPMG, the Big Four auditor.
In 2005, Dr. Kacher launched a private fund in Switzerland designed to help individuals and institutions build their wealth. Dr. Kacher received his B.S. in Chemistry and Ph.D. in Nuclear Physics from the University of California at Berkeley, where he studied under Nobel Laureate Professor Glenn Seaborg, and helped to discover element 110 on the Periodic Table of Elements and confirm element 106, which his group named Seaborgium. He also co-authored the book, Trade Like an O’Neil Disciple: How We Made 18,000% in the Stock Market, published by John Wiley & Sons in August 2010.