When he look for his replacement, he is looking for someone already has that genetic code avoiding serious mistakes including those have not been happened yet. He is looking for a Mozart or Chopin who can play master pieces at the age of five. I don't think I have any of those qualities he is looking for. But if I cannot beat him or get hired during lunch, I can buy Berkshire Hathaway. He will manage my money for free. That US $ 2.11 million will grow to US $ 1.1 billion in 40 years at 17% annual compounded return. A good way to compound money and give it away as charity - US $ 1.1 billion. How nice if I have that $ 2.1 million. How nice!
(Business Times) NEW YORK - It takes millions to have lunch with someone who control billions.
The winner, Zhao Danyang, a general manager at Pure Heart China Growth Investment Fund, won the right to dine with Mr Buffett
A bidder agreed to pay US$2.11 million to have lunch with billionaire Warren Buffett, more than triple last year's record for the annual charity auction.
The winner, Zhao Danyang, a general manager at Pure Heart China Growth Investment Fund, won the right to dine with the 76-year-old chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, a spokesman at the Glide Foundation said.