Dr. Henry Stipp is a Portfolio Manager in the EMD team. He joined the company in 2020 from ColumbiaThreadneedle Investments where he spent 18 years and was Head of Emerging Markets Fixed Income and Senior Portfolio Manager. Henry was the lead fund manager for a diverse range of Absolute Return, Local and Hard Currency Portfolios. He started his career in Brazil in 1991 with CSFB – Garantia at the Open-Market Trading Desk and has also worked for Modal Bank initially as a chief economist and then as Head of Research. Henry also worked as a Professor of Economics at the Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro lecturing Macroeconomic Policy. Henry holds PhD in Economics from University of London, a MSc with distinction in Macroeconomic Policy in Emerging Markets from DPPC-UK, and BSc in Economics from Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro.