General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> January 24, 2000

George R. Hoguet – State Street Global Advisors

GEORGE R HOGUET is a Principal and Head of Quantitative Emerging Market Strategies at State Global Advisors. He spent the first part of his career in investment banking at Bankers Trust Company. Mr. Hoguet has also held positions at Frank Russell Company, Tacoma, WA where he consulted to large institutional investors on a wide range of investment topics, and Baring Asset Management, where he worked in London with the Chief Investment Officer. From 1981 to 1985, Mr. Hoguet served at the US Treasury Department, first as US Alternate Executive Director to the World Bank, and subsequently as Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for International Affairs. At the Treasury Department, he worked on a broad range of international monetary issues, including Latin American debt stabilization programs, Bank/Fund coordination, and the yen dollar talks. Mr. Hoguet is a graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Business School. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a qualified Financial Risk Manager as certified by the Global Association of Risk Professionals. Mr. Hoguet sits on the Executive Committees of the Boston Economics Club and Boston Committee on Foreign Relations, and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, New York, New York. Profile
TWST: Mr. Hoguet, will you give us an overview of the State Street

Global Advisors Emerging Market Fund your objective, your mandates, your

investment philosophy?

Mr. Hoguet: We are in the