Sergey Davalchenko has been a Portfolio Manager on the International Large Cap Growth team at Alliance Bernstein since joining the firm in 2011. In early 2012, he also became a Portfolio Manager for Emerging Markets Growth. Before joining Alliance Bernstein, Davalchenko was a senior international analyst at Global Currents Investment Management, a subsidiary of Legg Mason. Prior to that, he worked as a portfolio manager at Fenician Capital Management, where he was a partner. Early in his career, Davalchenko specialized in international equities in various analyst and portfolio-management roles for the State of Wisconsin Investment Board and Oppenheimer Capital. He holds a BS in finance from the University of Wisconsin.
Laurent Saltiel is currently based in New York and is a Portfolio Manager for AllianceBernstein where he has worked since 2010. Previously he was with Janus Capital, where he started as an analyst in 2002 and became a portfolio manager in 2006. Laurent manages the AllianceBernstein Emerging Markets Growth Fund and the International large Cap Growth Fund. He graduated from Harvard Business School with an MBA in Business and Ecole Superieure de Commerce de Paris where he studied for a BA in International Marketing. Outside of work, he enjoys skiing and karate.
The investment objective of the Portfolio is long-term growth of capital. The Portfolio seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing in a portfolio of equity securities of companies in emerging markets. Emerging markets include but are not limited to those countries listed in the MSCI Emerging Markets Index. The Portfolio may also invest in frontier markets from time to time. Frontier markets include but are not limited to those countries listed in the S&P Frontier Broad Market Index. In selecting securities for investment, the Investment Manager seeks to invest in high-quality issuers that it believes are well-positioned to grow over the long term.
- Hong Kong
- United Kingdom