Dr. Slim Feriani, CIO & CEO,joined Advance Emerging Capital in February 2005 from Martin Currie Investment Management Limited, where he was a director and senior portfolio manager for the long only global emerging markets portfolios, hedge fund products in Asia, institutional portfolios in the Global Products Group and Global Commodities sector.
Before that he worked as a senior investment analyst on the Middle East and North Africa regions within Emerging Markets Group at Nomura International in London.
Slim completed an MBA in Finance & Investments in 1989 and a Ph.D. on the same subject in 1995, both at The George Washington University where, between1989 and 1996 he taught as Professor of Finance and International Finance.
is fluent in English, French and Arabic.