|Mohieddine Kronfol||09/09/2012||Mohieddine (Dino) Kronfol is a chief investment officer of Global Sukuk and MENA fixed income at Franklin Templeton Investments. He
is one of the founding partners and board member of Franklin Templeton Investments (ME), formerly Algebra Capital, and has been with
the firm since its inception in 2006. Mr. Kronfol is responsible for the investment process, research and performance of the Global Sukuk
and MENA Fixed Income teams. He is also a member of Franklin Templeton's Fixed Income Policy Committee Research and Local Asset
Mr. Kronfol was previously the Head of SHUAA Capital's Debt Asset Management where he launched and managed the first funds to focus
exclusively on MENA debt. Prior to that, Mr. Kronfol was the Head of Capital Markets at SHUAA where he managed investments in global
FX, commodity, interest rate and equity markets. Earlier, Mr. Kronfol was a senior associate responsible for fixed income at MECG, one of
the MENA region's first pan Arab investment banks.
Mr. Kronfol holds a bachelor's degree in business administration and an M.B.A. from the American University of Beirut. |
|Stephen Dover||09/09/2012||Stephen H. Dover, CFA, is the senior vice president/managing director, international chief investment officer of Franklin Templeton Advisors. He is responsible for overseeing the investment functions of the locally managed and distributed products in South Korea, Brazil, China and India.
In his capacity of overseeing the investment areas of local asset management companies, Mr. Dover has managed investment groups in: South Korea, China, Taiwan, Japan, France, Italy, Hong Kong, Singapore, India, South Africa and Brazil.
Prior to serving in his current role, Mr. Dover was a founder and chief investment officer of Bradesco Templeton Asset Management (BTAM), a joint venture with Brazil's largest private bank, in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Under Mr. Dover's direction, BTAM became the largest joint-venture asset management company in Brazil. While at BTAM, Mr. Dover specialized in the management of corporate governance funds.
Prior to joining Franklin Templeton Investments, Mr. Dover was a portfolio manager and principal at Newell Associates in Palo Alto, CA where he co-managed retail and institutional equity assets. Previously, Mr. Dover worked for Towers Perrin Consulting in New York, London and San Francisco.
Mr. Dover is a member of the Board of Directors of a non-profit development bank focusing on micro-loans in Central America. Mr. Dover is also on the Board of Trustees of Lewis and Clark College and Law School in Portland, OR.
Mr. Dover earned a B.A. in communications and business administration from Lewis and Clark College in Portland, OR and a M.B.A. in finance from The Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder as well as a Certified Financial Planner (CFP). Mr. Dover has lived in China, Costa Rica, England, Brazil and the United States. |