Robert Lloyd George

Robert Lloyd George

Chairman and CIO

Mr Lloyd George was educated at Eton and Oxford University (MA).  He began his investment career in London in 1974 with Coutts & Co. Mr Lloyd George subsequently worked at the Paris Stock Exchange and at a major bank in Brazil.

He is best-known for founding Lloyd George Management (now known as BMO Global Asset Management) in 1991, later forming partnerships with Eaton Vance, Mirabaud and Sal Oppenheim. There, he developed long-only funds for China, India, GEM and BRIC.

Lloyd George Management was bought by Bank of Montreal in January 2011, and Robert Lloyd George retired from Lloyd George Management in 2014.

Mr Lloyd George was previously Managing Director of Indosuez Asia Investment Services in Hong Kong from 1984, launching the first closed end country funds for Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, China and India. In 1978, he joined the Fiduciary Trust Company in New York to work on international investments for the UN Pension Fund.

In 2015, he established Lloyd George Management (HK) Limited to build on his forty-year track record of investing in Emerging Markets.

Mr Lloyd George published several books, including Guide to Asian Stock Markets (1989), The East West Pendulum (1991), North South (1994), David & Winston (2005) (he is a great-grandson of the former Prime Minister David Lloyd George), The East West Pendulum Revisited (2005) and A Modern Plutarch (2016). 

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