J. JOSE PEDREIRA
Mr. Pedreira, Chief Investment Officer and Managing Member, is the senior portfolio manager and primary decision maker for the Waypoint advised funds and the Waypoint Asset Based Investment Strategy. Mr. Pedreira has over 30 years of experience in emerging markets, including 20 years as a portfolio manager and 12 years directly involved in trading and risk management. Prior to founding Waypoint Asset Management, Mr. Pedreira was a partner and co-founder of Forum Asset Management and Forum Capital Management, LLC. Previously he was a partner at Columbus Group, where he was the portfolio manager to the Columbus Venezuela Fund and for the Columbus Emerging Opportunities Fund. Mr. Pedreira spent eight years with Merrill Lynch where he was a managing director and the head of emerging markets trading in New York. Mr. Pedreira started his professional career in Citibank where he worked in different areas of the bank in different locations worldwide. Mr. Pedreira is a Spanish native speaker.
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Tel: (203) 658-7007
AMERICO DA CORTE
Mr. Da Corte is the firm’s Chief Operating Officer, Chief Compliance Officer and Chief Risk Officer and has over 35 years of experience in trading, risk management, and business development in emerging markets. Prior to joining WAM Mr. Da Corte was a partner and co-founder of Forum Asset Management where he was responsible for risk management, compliance, and operations. Prior to Forum, Mr. Da Corte was a Managing Director for the Darby Overseas Fixed Income Fund (Emerging Markets Credit) in Washington D.C. From 1990 to 1999, he held various positions at ING Barings where he initially joined as a senior trader in the Emerging Markets Fixed Income group and later took on the position of Head of Emerging Markets Global Trading. Additionally, he was responsible for the Proprietary Trading Group that invested in non-emerging markets distressed assets and was a member of the ING Barings Financial Markets Committee. Mr. Da Corte is a Spanish native-speaker and is fluent in Portuguese.
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Tel. (203) 658-7002
Tel. (203) 658-7001
Fax (203) 658-7020
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