Uwe Schillhorn is Director within the Public Sector Programs group at the Emerging Markets Investors Alliance.
Uwe has held investment leadership roles for over 20 years in developed and emerging markets across a broad range of asset classes in public and private markets. Serving as Chief Investment Officer for Principal Financial Group’s Latin American business he was based in Chile and has traveled extensively throughout Latin America. He served as a board member of a public pension fund in Chile and on the investment council of a private pension fund in Brazil.
Prior to that, he was Head of Emerging Markets Debt and Global Fixed Income portfolio manager at UBS Global Asset Management in Chicago.
Uwe has worked and lived in five countries. His volunteer interest has been in children and education. Uwe has written about emerging markets investing in various text books edited by Frank Fabozzi. He is a CFA Charter holder and has studied law and economics in Freiburg, Germany and Madison, Wisconsin. He holds a Masters Degree in Economics from the University of Freiburg in Germany and a Diploma in Corporate Governance from the Universidad Católica de Chile.