Horacio A. Valeiras, CFA
Chief Executive Officer, Partner
Horacio is the CEO of Frontier Global Partners and lead portfolio manager of three investment strategies – global equity, international equity, and emerging markets equity. In 2012, he founded HAV Capital, which merged with Frontier Market Asset Management in 2018 to form Frontier Global Partners. Prior to that Horacio served as Chief Investment Officer of Allianz Global Investors Capital, responsible for all investment, trading and risk functions. He also managed international equity portfolios and asset allocation accounts. He was a member of the firm’s Executive Committee and launched the Allianz Centre for Behavioral Finance. Prior to 2002, he was responsible for asset allocation, international equities and global equities at Miller Anderson and Sherrerd and Morgan Stanley Investment Management. He started his investment career at First Boston Corporation as a European technology equity analyst and non-US investment strategist.
Horacio holds an MBA from the University of California, Berkeley, and an M.S. in Chemical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Virginia Tech. He is a member of the CFA Institute and serves on the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors, the Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges and the boards of various private firms.
How does the work you do make a difference?
We help clients achieve their investment and retirement goals.
Who were your heroes growing up and how did they influence your life and career?
My father and his focus on education and constant learning; Abraham Lincoln – have the right values and believe in them.