Analyst – Emerging Markets

Driehaus Capital Management is a privately-held investment management firm that manages global, emerging markets, US growth equity and alternative investment strategies.  The firm has a diverse institutional client base comprised of corporate and public pensions, endowments, foundations, sub-advisory, family offices, wealth managers and financial advisors, globally.  

We are seeking an Analyst with 1-3 years of fundamental growth equity experience to support our Emerging Markets equity investment strategies.  Primary responsibilities:

  • Researches and evaluates new investment ideas for assigned portfolios which meet investment objectives and portfolio requirements.
  • Analyzing markets, competitive positioning, industry publications, data releases, regulatory events, earnings reports, published research and technical factors.
  • Prepares written reports for Portfolio Manager review which includes investment ideas and reasons supporting ideas based on analysis of relevant factors.
  • Recommends stocks to purchase within the assigned area(s).
  • Conducts research on existing holdings to determine whether or not they continue to meet stated investment objectives and recommends changes in holdings if no longer compatible with investment objectives.
  • Assesses fundamental and technical trends within the assigned area(s) to generate appropriate investment ideas and contribute to asset allocation decisions.

Knowledge/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree is required.
  • Investment professional with 1-3 years of fundamental growth equity research experience (buy-side experience preferred).
  • Demonstrated interest in investment management and Emerging Markets.
  • Knowledge of investment analysis, geographic regions, industry sectors and markets.
  • Passion for growth investing and demonstrated interest in pursuing a career in equity research.
  • Familiarity with using either Factset or Bloomberg.
  • Ability to communicate ideas, strong presentation skills, decisive, curious and willingness to learn.
  • High impact individual who is able to think independently, make decisions quickly, and has the confidence and drive to be successful.


Interested candidates must send a cover letter and resume to HR@Driehaus.com and reference job code [EMA] when applying.