Peter Seilern is chairman, director and the controlling shareholder in Seilern Investment Management. The firm was founded in 1989 and today has $1.5 billion of funds under management. It focuses exclusively on managing portfolios of quality growth stocks for institutions and high net worth individuals. Peter started his financial services career in 1973 when he joined Creditanstalt-Bankverein in Vienna. He served as an institutional portfolio manager with Hambros Bank Limited between 1979 and 1986 and managed private client portfolios for Notz, Stucki & Cie in Geneva and London from 1986 until taking the decision to start his own business three years later. This is his first book.