Michael Cirami CFA is a managing director of Artisan Partners and lead portfolio manager of the firm’s emerging markets debt strategies. Prior to joining Artisan Partners in September 2021, Mr. Cirami served as co-director of emerging markets and portfolio manager on Eaton Vance’s emerging markets team. Before that, Mr. Cirami worked at State Street Bank in Boston, Luxemburg, and Munich, and with BT&T Asset Management in Zurich. Mr. Cirami earned a B.S., cum laude, from Mary Washington College and an MBA with honors from the William E. Simon School at the University of Rochester. He also studied at WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management in Koblenz, Germany.