About Phillip Blackwood
Phillip Blackwood was born in 1970 in Northern Ireland and holds a BSc in Economics and is a CFA Charterholder. He worked for 5 years at JP Morgan working in the IR and Currency Swap Division in London and Hong Kong and in 1999 joined Jyske Bank, Denmark. Phillip started managing Emerging Market funds in 2001 as a portfolio manager with Jyske Invest, and moved to Sydbank in 2007 where he was Chief Portfolio Manager. In 2011 he founded EM Quest Capital where he continues to manage the Sydbank fund range. Phillip is based in London and is a member of the CFA Institute & ISMA. Outside of fund management, he lists golf, cycling and soccer as his main interests.