Ben specializes in global emerging market equities and brings over a decade of combined experience from the buy-side and sell-side. Prior to joining MFAM, Ben was an investment analyst at Limiar Capital Management, a fundamental research-driven hedge fund focused on a concentrated portfolio of small and midcap equities in emerging and frontier markets. Previously, he was a senior investment analyst at Cartica Management, a long-only alternative asset manager with a strategy of active ownership engagement on environmental, social and governance (ESG) matters in emerging markets.

Earlier in his career, Ben was a senior equity research associate at Bank of America Merrill Lynch covering the packaging and paper & forest products sectors on a top-ranked Institutional Investor research team. Ben graduated from University of Maryland College Park with a B.A. in economics and minor in statistics.