Thomas Vester Nielsen, CFA, Senior Portfolio Manager, joined Lloyd George Management in September 2011. Thomas is the lead manager of the Frontier Equity Fund. Prior to this, he was at BankInvest in Copenhagen for over 6 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 M.Sc. 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.