RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Professionals with aggressive strategies are not lacking in the hedge fund industry, but few are as tough as Chris Hohn. The British billionaire takes the typical manual to new levels - closing deals, pushing to dismiss bosses, and confronting companies with lawsuits and threats.
An opponent was so angry after losing a meeting room battle with Hohn that he named a book on the experience: "Invasion of the Locusts". This approach made Hohn's TCI Fund Management become the world's leading and best-performing hedge fund last year.
Now Hohn is using his aggressive tactics to . . .