ProMeritum Investment Management, an emerging markets fixed income manager focussed on Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (EEMEA), has appointment of Brian Seel, who spent the last eight years with the US Treasury Department, as Economist.
In this role at ProMeritum, Seel is primarily responsible for economic and policy analysis, idea generation and research. He most recently served as the Treasury Attaché to the US Embassy in Kyiv, Ukraine, where he was responsible for leading Treasury’s macroeconomic monitoring, financial sector policy and engagement efforts both in Ukraine and across the CIS region.
Pavel Mamai, Founding Partner of ProMeritum, says: “This is a major hire for the firm. Brian is a first-class thinker with extensive experience and expertise. Together with our recent hire of Africa specialist James Marshall, this demonstrates how ProMeritum is upgrading its research capabilities and infrastructure.”
Seel adds: “I am very glad to be joining ProMeritum, which has a deserved reputation in the emerging markets fixed income space for the quality of its insights and analysis.”
Seel holds a Bachelor of Science from Texas A&M University, an MBA and Master of Science in Finance from Loyola University Chicago and a Master of Liberal Arts from the University of Chicago.