General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> June 3, 2013

Investing in Asian Consumers

Harriss, Edmund
Edmund Harriss serves as an Investment Director, Fund Manager and Director of Guinness Atkinson Asset Management Inc. as well as a Portfolio Manager of the Asia Pacific Dividend Builder Fund (MUTF:GAADX). He was employed at Guinness Flight from July 1993 to April 2003. Mr. Harriss joined the Far East Investment Desk in 1994 and served as a member of the investment team. He is also an associate of the Society of Investment Professionals. Mr. Harriss received a Master of Philosophy in management studies from Christ Church, University of Oxford in 1991 and a bachelor's degree in history from the University of York. Profile
 TWST: Would you begin with a brief introduction to Guinness Atkinson, including a bit about your role at the firm and an overview of the funds you manage?

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