SOURCE: Glovista Investments LLC

Glovista Investments LLC

July 29, 2014 08:29 ET

Glovista Investments Announces Appointment of Alberto Pagan-Matos, CFA as Client Portfolio Manager

JERSEY CITY, NJ and MIAMI, FL--(Marketwired - Jul 29, 2014) - Glovista Investments LLC announced the appointment of Alberto Pagán-Matos, CFA, as Managing Director to the newly created position of Client Portfolio Manager with the joint responsibility of supporting the senior investment team and representing Glovista's strategies in the institutional space. Mr. Pagán will also work closely with Glovista's Marketing Group in servicing its rapidly-growing institutional clientele. Alberto will report jointly to the senior investment team of Glovista -- Dr. Carlos Asilis, Co-Founder and CIO and Darshan Bhatt CFA, CMT, Co-Founder and Deputy-CIO.

"Alberto has a deep knowledge and vast experience in global markets, especially in the emerging markets dating back over two decades," commented Dr. Carlos Asilis, Chief Investment Officer and Co-Founder of Glovista. "In his recent 5-year tenure as CIO of Consultiva, Alberto implemented global investment strategies for institutional clients. Alberto's experience in working closely with trustees strengthens our Team's capabilities in raising the level of service provided by our firm to its fast-growing institutional client base."

Alberto possesses over 20 years of experience in Wall Street, encompassing senior positions in equity research, sales & trading as well as investment strategy. Prior to joining Glovista, Alberto served as Chief Investment Officer and head of the Investment Strategy Committee at Consultiva Internacional, overseeing over $2.3 billion in assets. Mr. Pagán began his career on Wall Street in 1992 as an equity analyst for Nomura Research in the Global Infrastructure Team. Following his tenure at Nomura, Alberto served as Head of HSBC's Institutional Sales & Trading team, advising investment firms and pension funds on their Emerging Markets equity & debt holdings. Alberto has lived in Mexico City (Mexico) and Sao Paulo (Brazil), spending 15 years in New York City, working at various international financial firms, including Morgan Stanley where he served over 11 years.

Alberto holds an MBA from the University of California at Berkeley, and a BA in Finance & Economics from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst.

Glovista Investments LLC is a SEC-registered and GIPS*-compliant investment advisor with offices in New Jersey, Florida and California. Glovista was formed by seasoned industry professionals with decades of industry experience spanning many geographic regions and products. Glovista provides investment management services to both Institutional and high net-worth clients including State and Municipal pension funds, Endowments, RIAs and Family Offices. Glovista employs global macro analysis (top-down) combined with a deep-value focus to generate targeted risk adjusted returns for investors. Glovista manages two flagship investment strategies (emerging market equities (long only) and global tactical asset allocation (GTAA)) as well as other more customized strategies. The Emerging Markets Equity Strategy has a 15 year GIPS compliant verified track record that has outperformed the MSCI Emerging Markets index in 12 out of 15 years. The GTAA strategy has a 6.5 year track record and has outperformed balanced and hedge fund indices over this time period. Glovista is also a 100% minority owned firm.

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