In a twist to Berkshire's annual meeting, Buffett and Munger fielded questions from Seabreeze Partners President and Real Money Pro contributor, Douglas Kass.
Some questions centered on the profits Berkshire took from providing emergency capital to banks in need during the financial crisis.
Kass pointed out that distressed investments in Goldman Sachs (GS), Bank of America (BAC) and General Electric (GE) veered from Berkshire's historical focus on the investing in companies with solid fundamental growth opportunities.
The Seabreeze president questioned whether a successor to Buffett would be able to make similar investments in an economic emergency.In response, Buffett said his successor would have more capital than he had so will absolutely have the ability to take on any distressed opportunities that arise. "Berkshire will have unusual capital in turbulent times. My successor can say yes very quickly
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