Adelphi's Lars Dollmann is an emerging European equities
manager with a difference, casting his net wider than most in
search of undiscovered opportunities and lack of
Lars Dollmann, the manager of the $100 million Adelphi
Emerging Europe Fund, was introduced early to the realities and
peculiarities of eastern Europe.
As a boy growing up in the rural north of west Germany, just a
couple of kilometres from the border with the east and with
some of his family living in the former GDR, Dollmann was aware
from a young age of how different life was on the other side of
the Iron Curtain.
He was 18 when the Wall came down and experienced at first
hand the release of potential that resulted from the
reintegration with the west of people who had endured the
harshness of life in communist eastern Europe.
That understanding of the dramatic changes...