Vice President and Portfolio Manager
Beginning of career
Joined the team in
Arrival at Hexavest
Jean-Christophe Lermusiaux is Vice President and Portfolio Manager at Hexavest, which he joined in 2017. He heads the Emerging Markets Strategy Committee and is lead portfolio manager of the Emerging Markets Equity portfolios. His investment and research responsibilities are focused on macro themes, geopolitics and ESG trends for global emerging markets. Before joining Hexavest, Jean-Christophe worked as a Senior Portfolio Manager at PSP Investments, where he co-managed the Emerging Market Equity portfolio. He also spent six years in Kazakhstan as Head of Research, leading a team of 10 analysts for the leading Kazakh investment bank covering former Soviet Union countries’ equities and fixed income. He started his career as a sell-side analyst in the IT sector and was named “Best Software and IT Service analyst in Europe” in 2008 as per Extel rankings. Jean-Christophe holds a master’s degree in Computer Science from ECE Paris (1995) and an MBA from ESSEC Business School (1998).