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Nguyen Xuan MinhCFA

Co-Founder, Chairman & Fund Manager

Minh has 19 years of investment and fund management experience. Prior to co-founding VAM in 2006, Minh was with Franklin Templeton Investments for greater than 9 years. He joined Templeton Emerging Market Group, led by Dr. Mark Mobius, in 1997 as an Investment Analyst and subsequently, Chief of Representative Office for Templeton in Vietnam. Relocated to Singapore in 1998, Minh remained with Templeton till December 2006 as the Senior Vice President of the Group.

During his time at Franklin Templeton Investments, Minh was involved in co-managing a number of public and private equity funds. He was also involved in analyzing and evaluating many private and public investment opportunities in Taiwan, Korea and Vietnam. Being the technology sector analyst for the Group, Minh reviewed investment recommendations of technology companies in emerging markets. He was also a member of the Group's South East Asian Review team, which reviews investment recommendations by the analysts in the region. Minh currently sits in the Board of Directors of some Vietnamese companies such as Vietnam Airlines and Techcom Securities.

Minh earned a Master of Science degree in Engineering from Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas in Moscow under full government scholarship and a Master degree in Applied Finance and Investment from the Securities Institute of Australia. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder and a licensed fund manager in Vietnam. He speaks Vietnamese, English and Russian.

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Thieu Thi Nhat LeMBA

Chief Executive Officer

Le has 15 years of corporate communications, marketing, management and investment analysis experience, including 7 years in top executive management at VAM. She started her career as a Senior Project Coordinator at the International Relations Department of Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HUT), one of the largest universities in Vietnam, for nearly 5 years where she was in charge of coordinating cooperation projects and exploring overseas collaboration opportunities for HUT with foreign institutions. Subsequently, Le joined media industry for about 5 years where she gained further experience in communications and media. Le joined VAM in early 2008 as Corporate Communications Manager and got several promotions over the years to Chief Operating Officer in 2013. In 2015, she was appointed Chief Executive Officer.

Le holds a Bachelor of English Literature and Linguistics from Ho Chi Minh City University of Social Sciences and Humanities and a Master of Business Administration from Maastricht School of Management, the Netherlands. During her MBA course, Le won awards for the Best Integrative Paper (Thesis) and the Second Best Student of the Intake. Le is a licensed fund manager in Vietnam. She speaks Vietnamese and English.

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Le Thanh HungCFA

Senior Investment Director

Hung has 16 years of finance, investment and fund management experience plus 12 years of strong accounting background in Vietnam. Prior to joining VAM, he was a founding shareholder and Chief Executive Officer of CNAV Investment Counsel that managed a Canadian’s Vietnam Focus Sub Fund for several years. Before that, he was Chief Investment Officer and subsequently, Chief Executive Officer of Vietnam Manulife Fund Management Company for 6 years.

Hung earned a Master of Business Administration from University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder and a licensed fund manager in Vietnam. He speaks Vietnamese and English.

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Dao Loc Thanh

Head of Research

Thanh has 10 years of equity trading, investment analysis and portfolio management experience in Vietnam.

Before becoming Investment Director at VAM, Thanh had accumulated eight years of investment research and analysis as well as trading experience being a Research Assistant, then an Investment Analyst cum Trader at the Company. His experience gained in these years is invaluable as the stock market went from peak to trough, exhibiting many peculiarities of an infant stock market. Throughout his years working in various positions at VAM, Thanh has demonstrated strong analytical skills and research capabilities, extensive knowledge of the Vietnam stock market, resourcefulness, and a high level of commitment. He was appointed Head of Research in 2013, and subsequently Investment Director in 2015.

Thanh holds a Bachelor of Electronics and Telecommunications from Vietnam National University - Ho Chi Minh City. Thanh is a licensed fund manager in Vietnam. He speaks Vietnamese and English.

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Nguyen Hong Nhung 


Nhung has 7 years of banking, fund administration and investment analysis experience in Vietnam.

Prior to joining VAM in 2015, she was with Shinhan Bank Vietnam (a Korean bank) for more than 4 years where her responsibilities kept expanding from initially account opening to financial analysis, credit rating, compliance check and other banking services for clients. During her time with the bank, Nhung demonstrated strong analytical and management skills, delivered excellent performance and was constantly awarded Best Staff of The Year for several years.

Nhung obtains a Bachelor of Banking and Finance (Distinction) from Banking University of Ho Chi Minh City and a Bachelor of English Language from Ho Chi Minh City University of Social Sciences and Humanities. Nhung expects to earn a Master of Business Administration from European CFVG Program by the end of 2017. She is a CFA Level 3 Candidate and a licensed fund manager in Vietnam. She speaks English and Vietnamese.

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Tran Thanh LinhMSc

Investment Analyst

Linh has 2 years of experience in financial and investment analysis in Vietnam.

Prior to joining VAM, she was with Investment Banking Division of VNDIRECT Securities Corporation, where she built financial models and performed valuation analysis for several companies in Vietnam, and participated in all stages of transaction execution. Before that, she worked at Investment Properties Department of CBRE Vietnam, where she conducted a comprehensive consulting report on the Vietnamese real estate M&A market.

Linh obtains a Bachelor of Finance from the University of Adelaide, Australia under the Vietnamese government’s full scholarship and a Master of Science in Finance and Investment (Distinction) from the University of Nottingham, UK. During her MSc course, she won an award for the Best Academic Performance on the MSc Program. She is a CFA Level 2 Candidate. She speaks Vietnamese and English.

Fund As of NAV/unit Returns (%) Inception date Structure Open frequency Bloomberg Reuters
1M 3M 6M YTD 1 Y 2 Y 3 Y 4 Y 5 Y 6 Y 7 Y 8 Y 9 Y 10 Y Since Inception
VEMF SICAV - CLASS A 31 Oct, 2017 EUR 1,136.7 -0.1 -1.7 -3.4 -5.5 -6.8 1.5 1.3 13.7 18 Jun, 2014 Open-ended Daily IPCVEMA LX 68266524
VN-Index - - 6.5 10.0 10.3 15.0 14.4 29.6 44.7 84.2 118.8 - - - - - 61.8 - - - - -
VEMF SICAV - CLASS B 31 Oct, 2017 EUR 1,103.0 -0.1 -1.8 -3.6 -5.8 -7.2 0.1 -1.4 10.3 01 Aug, 2014 Open-ended Daily IPCVEMB LX 68266525
VN-Index - - 6.5 10.0 10.3 15.0 14.4 29.6 44.7 - - - - - - - 53 - - - - -
VEMF SICAV - CLASS C 31 Oct, 2017 USD 1,021.8 -1.4 -2.4 3.4 4.8 -0.9 2.2 05 Aug, 2016 Open-ended Daily IPCVEMC LX -
VN-Index - - 5.1 8.8 18.1 27.3 21.8 - - - - - - - - - 32.2 - - - - -
VEMF 30 Nov, 2016 USD 8.0 0.8 12.4 8.9 8.9 -9.1 -10.0 7.7 33.8 48.8 0 0 0 0 0 -13.7 28 Feb, 2007 Open-Ended Monthly VAMVEMF KY Equity 65092798
VN-Index - - 2.6 12.6 10.1 10.1 4.4 4.6 25.0 40.3 34.9 0 0 0 0 0 -60.4 - - - - -
Last updated: 31 Oct 2017

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