Idea Brunch with Joe Frankenfield of Saga Partners
Joe Frankenfield shares his approach to tech valuation, research process, and his favorite idea
Welcome to Sunday’s Idea Brunch, a weekly interview with underfollowed investors and emerging managers. We are very excited to interview Joe Frankenfield!
Joe is currently the lead portfolio manager of Saga Partners, a long-only investment fund he launched at the beginning of 2017. Since inception, the Saga Portfolio has provided a 34% annualized return net of all fees, compared to 16% for the S&P 500.
Joe, on The Acquirers Podcast you mentioned that you always knew you wanted to launch a fund and “wanted to manage other people’s money the way I managed my own.” What did you mean by that and how has your experience launching a fund been so far?
First of all, thank you so much for having me! I am honored to be a part of Sunday’s Idea Brunch.
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