Didier Lambert, managing director, is a member of the Global Fixed Income, Currency & Commodities (GFICC) group. He is the lead portfolio manager for local market investments (rates and foreign exchange) within the Emerging Markets Debt team. Prior to joining the firm in 2009, Didier was at Fortis Investments for ten years, initially serving as a fixed income analyst contributing to security selection and later as a senior portfolio manager and deputy chief investment officer within Emerging Markets Fixed Income. During his time at Fortis, Didier specialized in local market investments, overseeing portfolio exposures and monitoring risk across the funds. Previously, Didier held quantitative roles at Overlay Asset Management (France) and ABF Capital Management (France). Didier holds a master’s degree in econometrics from the University of Paris I, Pantheon Sorbonne for which he spent a year at the University of Warwick; a postgraduate degree in finance from the University of Paris I, Pantheon Sorbonne; and a postmaster degree in statistics and financial modeling from the Ecole Nationale de la Statistique et de l’Activite Economique (ENSAE). He is also a CFA charterholder.