Gerhard Pries

Chief Executive Officer

Sarona Asset Management

Gerhard Pries provides the leadership and vision that defines Sarona. During his 20 years of frontier and emerging market investing with MEDA, Pries has founded a number of investment firms and funds, including the Latin America Challenge Investment Fund, MicroVest Capital Management, and Sarona Asset Management. He currently serves on the Board of Grand Challenges Canada, ImpactAssets, and a number of companies in the Sarona portfolio. Pries is a Canadian Chartered Professional Accountant, and started his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers, with formative experiences in international development finance, and work with Mother Teresa.