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“You don´t have to be brilliant, only a little bit wiser than the other guys,
on average, for a long time.” – Charlie Munger, Berkshire Hathaway


In a 30-minute presentation, each of the ten high-class speakers presents interesting investment approaches and discusses a single convincing investment idea.


The buy-side specific conference provides a forum to explain and discuss ideas on value investing among financial experts in a personal, stimulating and inspiring environment.


Smart Vienna presents the European Small and Mid Cap Conference with interesting investment opportunities right after the Value Investing Conference – just stay and benefit twice!

This was: Smart Vienna 2019

presented by

The first Austrian Value Investing Conference for professionals started on 26 September from 8.00 a.m. at:

DAS TRIEST Design Hotel

Wiedner Hauptstrasse 12

1040 Vienna



The concept of Value Investing was developed in the early Twentieth Century by Benjamin Graham (1894 – 1976), a British-born American investor, economist, and professor. He is known as “The father of Fundamental Analysis”, which is the basis for Value Investing.

Ten high-class Value Investing experts from around the globe presented their strategies und discussed the latest developments.

George Athanassakos

Professor of Finance, Ben Graham Chair in Value Investing, Canada

Pavel Begun

Co-Founder, 3G Capital,
Toronto, Canada

Daniel Gladiš

Portfolio Manager, Vltava Funds, Malta

Otto Kdolsky

Analyst, Magallanes Value Investors, Madrid, Spain

David Kessler

Senior Associate, Robotti & Company Advisors, New York, USA

Reinhard Krakauer

CEO, Krakauer Management GmbH, Vienna, Austria

Bernhard Lafer

Analyst, Spängler IQAM Invest,
Vienna, Austria

Carsten Mainitz

CEO, SRH AlsterResearch AG, Hamburg, Germany

Christian Putz

CEO und Portfolio Manager, ARR Investment Partners, London, UK

Goran Vasiljevic

CIO, Lingohr & Partner Asset Management, Erkrath, Germany

Our Partners & Friends

Smart Vienna is hosted by:

Krakauer Management GmbH
Mag. Dr. Reinhard Krakauer MAS MBA

Waldeckgasse 1
1180 Vienna

Tel: +43 1 4705305

Registration no.: 47781t
Commercial Court: Vienna
VAT-ID/UID: ATU14698308

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