A Case Study on Warren Buffett

On 25th February 2020, the students of ICBM-SBE had the opportunity to attend a case study on Warren Buffett delivered by Dr. Kishore N.K. Vice President of Meenakshi Group of Companies, Hyderabad. Mr. Sai Ram Meenakshi Group was also a part of this event at
The event started with the insights of the life of Warren Buffet and his empire Berkshire Hathaway
Dr. Kishore N.K also introduced the four pillars of the empire – Charlie Munger. Ajith Jain, Greg Abel And Warren Buffett.
Dr. Kishore N K spoke about the aura and prestige that the AGM hosted by Berkshire Hathaway carries with it. He mentioned how the event is no less than a “financial pilgrimage” where the fund managers from across the world aspire to attend.
The introduction to Warren Buffett was followed by a case study. Dr. Kishore N K referred to the incident where Buffett had challenged the fund managers with the statement “Active Investments Doesn’t Make Good Returns with Compared to The Passive Investments”, during the AGM meeting of 2006.
which was accepted by Ted Seides in the year 2008, for an amount of 1million dollars where each of them invested half a million. The bet was for a period of 10 years and Warren Buffet won the bet and the bet money was donated to Girls Inc. he stated that it could have been a inverse result if the fee of the fund manager was low.
The session ended with the series of quotes by Warren Buffett, where the students enjoyed and participated actively in the session and gained lots of information from him.