Sustainable growth is a crucially important goal for many investors. They are looking for investments that make sense in the long run. This is a philosophy that investor Mark Holyoake understands very well. Over time, he’s learned exactly how to manage capital well. This is process that is ongoing. He continues to learn about markets and how to spot potential opportunity. Holyoake begin in many ways by investing in the private food sector. He quickly became very successful at it, earning a steady return on his income that did well no matter the present market conditions. He learned to spot opportunity in many places. One area of particular interest to him is the country of Iceland. He was a prominent investor in the country’s oldest and most admired fishing company. His insights rapidly paid off as he was appointed to the board of Seafood International. During his tenure, the company saw rapid and impressive growth.
At the very heart of investment strategy is an understanding of the value of collaboration for all concerned. Collaboration means that all people involved share a common and ideal purpose. He helped bring together everyone for the same purpose. Rather than outsource things, he realized that many tasks could easily be done in-house for the benefit of workers and all outside shareholders. In doing so, he brought are more streamlined process to the entire organization. This allowed for greater control and allowed for reduced costs.
Each Day is Different
One of the many challenges that Holyoake really loves about his job as an investor is each day is different. For him, as for so many others who share passion for investing, he loves that each day is totally different. Each day brings new possibilities he gets to respond to and think about. In general, he finds that he is very productive early in the morning. As a morning person, he makes sure to begin his day when he is at his sharpest. Then it’s off to all sorts of different kinds of experiences every single day.
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