Thea JamisonFounder, CEO, CIO at Change Global Investors
Thea Jamison is the founder and Managing Director of CHANGE Global Investment. Thea started her investment career in emerging and frontier markets in 1997. She has specialized in portfolio management and investment analysis of all regions, including Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, and Latin America. Thea has researched investment opportunities in over 90 developing countries and invested directly on 60 local stock exchanges. Prior to founding CHANGE Global Investment, Thea served as a Partner and Portfolio Manager at Frontier Market Asset Management and as an Investment Analyst at Nicholas Applegate Capital Management.
Thea earned her Master of Business Administration degree from Stanford University and her Bachelor of Science in International Business, summa cum laude, from Menlo College. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a member of the CFA Society of Portland. Thea was born and raised in Bulgaria. She resides with her husband and three teenage children in the Portland, Oregon area.