Thornburg Adds Two Co-Portfolio Managers to International Growth Strategy Team
Thornburg is pleased to announce the promotions of Nicholas Anderson, CFA, and Emily Leveille, CFA, to portfolio managers on the Thornburg International Growth Fund and SMA strategy.
SANTA FE, NM — November 1, 2021 — Thornburg Investment Management (“Thornburg”), a global investment firm that oversees $49 billion in asset,1 today announced the promotions of Nicholas Anderson, CFA, and Emily Leveille, CFA, to portfolio managers on the Thornburg International Growth Fund (Ticker: TINGX) and SMA strategy. They join Sean Sun, CFA, who has served as a portfolio manager since 2017 on the $3.3 billion strategy.2
Mr. Anderson and Ms. Leveille replace Co-Portfolio Manager Greg Dunn who, in August, announced his year-end retirement from Thornburg.
“We are pleased to recognize Nick and Emily’s accomplishments at Thornburg and elevate them to portfolio managers,” said Ben Kirby, co-head of investments. “Nick and Emily’s existing proximity to the international growth strategy, their global career experience, cultural fit, success in supporting the team, and the strong working chemistry with Sean make them the best choices for this exciting next step.”
Mr. Anderson has nearly a decade of industry experience. Since the start of the year, he has been an integral part of the international growth team as an associate portfolio manager. Prior to that and since joining Thornburg in 2016, he worked as an equity research analyst supporting all Thornburg equity strategies. Before joining Thornburg, Mr. Anderson worked for Eastspring Investments. He also worked internationally while with Prudential plc, serving in Hong Kong, Vietnam, and Singapore. Mr. Anderson holds an MBA with honors from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a BA with honors from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he was a Robertson Scholar. He is a CFA charterholder.
Ms. Leveille has over a decade of analyst and portfolio management experience. She joined Thornburg earlier this year as a senior equity research analyst and she has been supporting
International Growth Fund and strategy with investment ideas and research. Before joining Thornburg, she was a Latin American equities analyst for nearly three years and subsequently a portfolio manager for three years on an emerging market growth and a fully ESG integrated Asia ex-Japan strategy at Nordea Asset Management in Denmark. Prior to Nordea, Ms. Leveille was an analyst with Ashmore Group (Emerging Markets Management) in Washington, DC, and she also worked as a consultant advising multinational corporations in Latin America. Ms. Leveille holds a BA in politics from New York University. She is also a CFA charterholder.
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1 Includes $47 billion in assets under management and $1.8 billion in assets under advisement as of October 31, 2021
2 As of October 31, 2021