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·         Warren Buffett's likely successor Todd Combs may join Paytm board

·         Top Berkshire Hathaway, Alibaba executives set to join Paytm board

 

 

Warren Buffett's likely successor Todd Combs may join Paytm board

An MBA graduate from Columbia Business School, he ran a hedge fund before joining Berkshire in 2010

 

Moneycontrol News

Jun 10, 2019

 

Todd Combs, one of Warren Buffett's top investors from Berkshire Hathaway, will be joining the Paytm board as per a report in The Times of India.

 

As the Chief Investment Officer and probable successor to Buffett, he had led the $300 million investment in Paytm in August last year. The investment was Berkshire's first technology investment in a private company, which it usually shies away from.

 

Combs also sits on the board of JP Morgan. An MBA graduate from Columbia Business School, he ran a hedge fund before joining Berkshire in 2010.

 

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Top Berkshire Hathaway, Alibaba executives set to join Paytm board

As Chief Investment Officer of the company, Combs led Berkshire Hathaway's USD 300 million investment in Paytm in August last year.

 

BusinessToday.In 

June 10, 2019

 

Todd Combs, one of the top executives in legendary investor Warren Buffett's company Berkshire Hathaway will join the payments platform giant, Paytm's board. Along with Combs, Yao Michael, SVP, head of corporate finance at Alibaba Group is also set to join the board. Michael will replace Joseph Tsai, founding member and executive vice chairman of Alibaba Group.

 

As Chief Investment Officer of the company, Combs led Berkshire Hathaway's $300 million investment in Paytm in August last year, as mentioned in a report in The Economic Times. Berkshire had, before that investment, kept away from technology investment but the Paytm deal was the first of its kind for the company.

 

An MBA from Columbia Business School, Combs joined Berkshire in 2010. He is also a member of the JP Morgan Chase board.

 

Yao Michael, a Chinese-American and Wharton School graduate, was hired by Alibaba in late 2012 as senior vice president, to head the corporate finance division.

 

An email query by the daily did not elicit any response from Berkshire Hathaway and Alibaba.

 

The current board members of Paytm include...

 

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