Senior Portfolio Manager – Global Equity Strategies
KBI Global Investors (North America) Ltd.
John Looby is a senior portfolio manager on the Global Equity Strategies team at Kleinwort Benson Investors International, Ltd., subadviser to the Virtus Emerging Markets Equity Income Fund.
For the seven years prior to joining KBI in 2014, Mr. Looby was a senior investment manager at Setanta Asset Management in Dublin, where he was the lead portfolio manager of the flagship Global Equity Fund.
Mr. Looby is an experienced investment professional having worked in financial markets since 1990 in roles spanning fixed income, absolute return, and equities. An economics graduate of University College Dublin, he also holds a post graduate diploma in statistics from Trinity College Dublin and an M.A. in international relations from Dublin City University. A regular contributor of opinion pieces to the national press on investment and economic themes, he is also a founder and contributor to the Value Investment Institute.