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Lee Gao

Portfolio Manager,
GCA Emerging Markets Sustainable Growth Fund
Lee Gao

Lee Gao is the Co-Portfolio Manager of the GCA Emerging Markets Sustainable Growth Fund. He has been covering and investing in emerging markets for more than a decade.

Prior to GCA, Lee helped to manage the fund’s predecessor, the Caravel Emerging Markets Sustainability Fund, which was the first fund to invest in public equities in both emerging and frontier markets with full ESG integration. Before Caravel, Lee was a Portfolio Manager at Visium Asset Management’s Global Fund up to its proposed acquisition by AllianceBernstein. Prior to that, he invested in Asia as a co-founder and Director of Greyson Capital Management and covered the region as an Analyst at Joho Capital, both investment management firms with Tiger Management background.

Lee started his career at J.P. Morgan in investment banking and holds an A.B. in economics from Harvard College. He was born in Shanghai and speaks Mandarin Chinese, French and Spanish. Lee also serves as a Guide at the Resolution Project and mentors global leaders of environmental and social ventures.

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