Dafydd Lewis joined LGM Investments in December 2011 as an analyst focusing on Frontier Financials and in 2014 he became portfolio manager to support Thomas Vester. He began his career in HSBC’s emerging market equity strategy team in 2005 and relocated to Dubai at the beginning of 2007 to cover Middle Eastern equity markets. In 2008 he joined GAM’s emerging market team in Dubai as an investment analyst with a primary focus on global frontier markets. Dafydd graduated with a BSc (Hons) in Economics from the University of Bath.
Thomas Vester joined LGM Investments in September 2011. Prior to this, he was at BankInvest in Copenhagen for over six years, initially specialising in Latin America and then Eastern Europe and was the portfolio manager of the BankInvest Eastern European fund. Thomas has also covered Asian equities and was seconded to BankInvest’s Singapore office. From September 2007, he was responsible for the BankInvest Frontier Market mandates. He holds a MSc in Applied Economics and Finance from Copenhagen Business School and has a distinguished academic career including studying at Harvard Business School, London School of Economics, University of Southern California and National University of Singapore. Thomas is an Associate of the Brenthurst Foundation in South Africa. In 2014 Thomas was appointed CIO of LGM.
The Fund aims for long-term capital growth through investment in an actively managed portfolio, primarily invested in equity and equity-related securities of companies in Frontier Markets worldwide. In exceptional circumstances, the Fund may invest in debt securities.
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