Eric Hermann is the owner of FH International Financial Services, Inc. He has been active in emerging markets finance for over two decades, and has advised and managed funds investing in emerging markets debt instruments denominated in OECD currencies since 1992. In association with Carlson Investment Management, Mr. Hermann managed the First African Asset Fund Limited and the Africa High Yield Fund as well as the ML XVII Carlson (Cayman) CBO.
Mr. Hermann’s experience includes establishing the emerging markets trading and corporate finance units at Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc. and working as part of The Chase Manhattan Bank’s international banking group’s Africa and Middle East department. Mr. Hermann holds a Masters of Arts in Law and Diplomacy from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.