Jamil Tahir is a co-founder and managing member of TurnMark Capital, a private investment firm founded in 2008. Mr. Tahir has more than 20 years of public stock and bond investing experience. TurnMark targets outsized returns, primarily in the public equity markets, through a selective portfolio rooted in fundamentally driven investments and a multiple-year time horizon.
Prior to founding TurnMark Capital, Mr. Tahir managed the research team for Cannell Capital, with assets rising to $1B during his tenure. Previously, Mr. Tahir was a research analyst for the firm working on neglected equities, high-yield bonds and private placement investment opportunities in publicly traded securities. He began his career as an investment banking analyst in the Financial Entrepreneurs Group of Salomon Smith Barney, New York.
Mr. Tahir graduated with a dual degree from the University of California, Berkeley, earning a B.S. in Business Administration and a B.A. in Economics.