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philosophy   Victor L. Hymes
 
   

Mr. Hymes is the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of Legato Capital Management LLC.

Prior to founding Legato in 2004, he held the positions of Chief Investment Officer and Chief Operating Officer at Cazenave Partners, LLC. Mr. Hymes spent 10 years managing investment portfolios for public and corporate pension funds, Taft-Hartley and eleemosynary clients at Scudder, Stevens & Clark, Inc. Early in the year 2000, following Scudder’s reorganization as Zurich Scudder Investments, Inc., Mr. Hymes headed Zurich’s $80 billion North American institutional business. He has also spent nearly a decade with Goldman, Sachs & Company and Kidder, Peabody & Company. Mr. Hymes has 30 years of investment experience. He received his undergraduate degree from Oberlin College and holds an MBA from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.

 
   
   
  Adam S. Lawlor, CFA
 
 

Mr. Lawlor is a Senior Vice President and a member of the investment team of Legato Capital Management LLC.

Prior to Legato’s founding in 2004, he held the position of Director of Manager Research at Cazenave Partners, LLC. From 2000 to 2002, he directed the Investment Consulting Group at Robertson Stephens. From 1995 to 2000, he was a member of the Global Manager Research Group at Callan Associates. Mr. Lawlor has 21 years of investment experience. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Connecticut, where he studied business administration. He is a member of both the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of San Francisco.

 
   
   
  Douglas W. Porter, CFA, CAIA, FRM
 
 

Mr. Porter is a Senior Vice President and a member of the investment team of Legato Capital Management LLC.

Prior to joining Legato in 2010, he spent seven years as an analyst at Russell Investments, which included positions within Russell’s US Equity manager research, multi-asset class portfolio management, institutional consulting and institutional client service teams. From 2001 to 2003, Mr. Porter was an Index Analyst for Russell/Mellon Analytical Services. Mr. Porter has 12 years of investment experience. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Puget Sound, where he studied business administration. He is a member of the CFA Institute, the CAIA Association and the Global Association of Risk Professionals, where he received certification as a Financial Risk Manager.

 
   
   
  Eric C. Pollack, CPA
 
 

Mr. Pollack is a Senior Vice President, a member of the investment team and Chief Financial Officer of Legato Capital Management LLC.

Prior to joining Legato in 2011, Mr. Pollack was a Consultant with Matthews International Capital Management and Wells Fargo. From 2006 to 2010, Mr. Pollack was a Manager of Finance, Governance and Control for Barclays Global Investors. Over the prior 12 year period, he was an Accounting Manager at Visa USA, a Financial Specialist at Hewlett Packard, a Senior Associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers, a Senior Examiner at the New York Stock Exchange, a Financial Analyst at SG Cowen and a Team Leader at Chase Manhattan Bank. Mr. Pollack has 20 years of financial experience. He received his undergraduate degree from Hofstra University and holds an MBA from Pace University. He is a Certified Public Accountant.

 
   
   
  Lusine Moshkounian
 
 

Ms. Moshkounian is a Senior Vice President, Legal Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of Legato Capital Management LLC.

Prior to joining Legato in 2012, she spent seven years with the SEC’s investment adviser/investment company examination group. From 1999 to 2004, she was a member of the investment management practice group of Morgan, Lewis &Bockius LLP. She has also served as a Senior Compliance Analyst for BA Investment Services, Inc. and an Examiner for FINRA. Ms. Moshkounian has 15 years of legal experience. She received her undergraduate degree from University of California, Irvine. She holds a JD from Tulane Law School and an LLM from Boston University School of Law.

 
   
     
     
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