SOURCE: Glovista Investments LLC

Glovista Investments LLC

September 12, 2014 12:32 ET

Glovista Investments LLC Announces Appointments of Ms. Christy Espinal, CPA as Chief Financial Officer and Mr. Thomas Morgan, as Chief Compliance Officer and General Counsel

JERSEY CITY, NJ--(Marketwired - Sep 12, 2014) - Glovista Investments LLC, an investment manager specializing in global macro and Emerging Market strategies, announces the appointments of Ms. Christy Espinal, CPA as the firm's Chief Financial Officer and of Mr. Thomas Morgan, as Chief Compliance Officer and General Counsel. Dr. Carlos Asilis and Darshan Bhatt, CFA, the firm's co-founders, expressed "great enthusiasm in welcoming to Glovista such seasoned and highly accomplished professionals" while also expressing "strong confidence that the addition of both Christy and Tom will prove pivotal in further strengthening Glovista's operational and legal infrastructure at a time of continued solid expansion for the firm in the US and international institutional marketplace."

Mr. Thomas Morgan takes over the responsibility of the Chief Compliance Officer and General Counsel of Glovista. Tom has over 25 years of experience in the financial and technology industries and has been a practicing attorney since 1984. He has been actively engaged in the regulatory compliance industry since 2006. Tom's background includes acting as Senior Managing Director of Tangent Capital, a New York-based alternative investment and advisory firm and General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer for Tremont Realty Capital, a Boston-based commercial real estate investment and advisory firm. Tom is a member of the Massachusetts Bar and holds a BA in Economics from Harvard University and a JD degree from Boston College School of Law.

Ms. Christy Espinal brings over 15 years of financial accounting and auditing experience to Glovista. Prior to joining Glovista, Christy was the Controller and FINOP for MYD Market Inc., a regional broker dealer based in New York City. Prior to that, Christy was Assistant Controller for Proxima Alfa Investments (USA) LLC. Prior to Proxima, Christy was Senior Internal Auditor for Sony Corporation of America and previously part of the Assurance and Advisory practice of Deloitte & Touche LLP. Christy received a BA in Accounting (Cum Laude) from St. John's University and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Glovista Investments LLC is an 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 strategies (Emerging Market equities (long only) and Global Tactical Asset Allocation). 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 Global Tactical Asset Allocation strategy has a 6.5 year track record and has outperformed balanced and hedge fund indices over this time period. Glovista is a 100% minority owned firm.

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