Emerging markets veteran Julian Adams is back in charge of
his own independent investment boutique
Not many people can claim to have been managing emerging market
investment funds for more than 20 years. But Julian Adams is
one of them.
Now back at the helm of his own $120 million London-based
emerging market debt and equity hedge fund boutique Adelante,
Adams is a veteran of both the institutional and independent
Having started out in trading in 1988 with Libra Bank, the
pioneering emerging market debt house, he switched to fund
management as a founder member of Paris-based EM debt
investment specialist FP Consult, which subsequently became
part of Fortis.
From there he moved on to ANZ - where he worked with Mark
Coombes and Jerome Booth, who bought out the bank's EM
investment business to found the now publicly quoted Ashmore
Adams took a different route, joining...