Nuno Fernandes

Nuno Fernandes, CFA

Partner, Equity Portfolio Manager


29 Years


Nuno is a partner of the firm as well as a portfolio manager for GW&K’s Emerging Wealth Equity Strategy and contributes to the research effort in support of all of the firm’s emerging markets strategies. He has a passion for meeting with company managements, employees, and consumers to uncover emerging market investment opportunities. Learning and appreciating history, and discovering local art and culinary specialties, give him unique insights into finding best in class businesses. Nuno is a member of the firm’s Investment and Diversity Committees.

Prior Work Experience

Nuno has been a member of the emerging markets team since 2007. Prior to the team formally joining GW&K in 2019, Nuno had been an analyst and portfolio manager at Trilogy Global Advisors, where he helped to launch the Emerging Wealth Equity Strategy in 2010. Trilogy became part of GW&K in 2019. Prior to Trilogy, Nuno spent nine years as a portfolio manager at Goldman Sachs Asset Management and also spent time working on the sell side analyzing Latin American Financial stocks.


Nuno received a BS in Economics from the School of Economics at the University of Porto, Portugal.  Nuno is a CFA® charterholder and a member of the CFA Society New York. He is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish.

Outside the Office...
I particularly enjoy traveling and the opportunity it gives me to learn and appreciate the history of other countries as well as discover local art and culinary specialties. Also, as a student of Buddhism, I am passionate about helping people and giving back to my community.

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