Dr. Marc Faber
Director, Chairman of Nominating & Corporate Governance Committee
Dr. Markus Faber has been a director since August 2004. Dr. Faber has over 35 years of experience in the finance industry. Dr. Faber is the Managing Director of Marc Faber Limited, an investment advisory and fund management firm based in Hong Kong. He acts as an Executive Director, an Investment Advisor, and a Fund Manager to a number of corporations, private investment funds, organizations, and individuals around the world.
Dr. Faber serves as a director of NovaGold Resources Inc. and Sprott Inc. as well as a number of international investment funds. Dr. Faber is Chairman of Indochina Capital Corporation, Leopard Capital Ltd. and Leopard Cambodia Fund’s GP. Dr. Faber was a director of Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. (now Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd.) from February 2002 to April 2012. Dr. Faber publishes a widely read monthly investment newsletter entitled The Gloom, Boom & Doom Report and is the author of several books including Tomorrow’s Gold — Asia’s Age of Discovery. A renowned commentator on global market trends and developments, he is also a regular contributor to several leading financial publications around the world, including Barron’s, where he is a member of the Barron’s Roundtable.
Dr. Faber obtained a Ph.D. in Economics magna cum laude from the University of Zurich.