Gonzalo Pángaro is the lead portfolio manager for the firm’s Emerging Markets Equity Strategy and is chairman of the strategy’s Investment Advisory Committee. Mr. Pángaro assumed portfolio management responsibilities in 2004. He is a vice president of T. Rowe Price Group, Inc., and T. Rowe Price International Ltd and a member of the International Equity Steering Committee.
Mr. Pángaro has 22 years of investment experience, all of which have been in the emerging markets. He joined the firm in 1998 as an analyst covering Latin American equities from Buenos Aires. During his tenure, he has been instrumental in the development of the firm’s non-US research capabilities and served as head of International Research from 2000 to 2004 before electing to move to portfolio management full time. Prior to joining T. Rowe Price, Mr. Pángaro was head of Argentine research, also covering Latin American utilities, at Robert Fleming. He began his investment career in 1991 at Banco Mildesa in Buenos Aires, where he was an investment analyst specializing in the Argentine market.
A graduate of Argentine Catholic University with a bachelor’s degree in business administration, Mr. Pángaro earned a master’s degree in finance from CEMA University (Centro de Estudios Macroeconomics de la Argentina). Mr. Pángaro has earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation. In addition to English, Mr. Pángaro is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese.