About Erik Townsend
Erik Townsend is a Private Investor based in Hong Kong. He was a successful American technologist and entrepreneur in the 1990s technology boom, and retired from the software industry in 1998 after selling a company that he founded in 1991. After a short hiatus to pursue personal interests, he re-invented himself as a full-time private investor with a macroeconomic investing strategy. Mr. Townsend relocated to Asia in 2009, and is presently engaged in launching a Peak Oil hedge fund in Hong Kong.