Kit Boyatt is a Managing Director and is the Head of Corporate Development and Strategy as well as a member of the Global Emerging Markets Multi-Manager team serving as the Co-Portfolio Manager. He is based in New York.
Prior to joining TRG in November of 2019, Mr. Boyatt was a co-CIO of Lazard Asset Management’s Alternative Emerging Markets business and the co-Portfolio Manager of its multi-manager products. Prior to focusing on the Emerging and Frontier markets, Mr. Boyatt and his colleagues ran multiple other multi-manager products for Lazard Asset Management from 2001 to 2019. Mr. Boyatt was also the head of research and co-portfolio manager for multi-manager hedge fund products at JP Morgan Investment Management, a relationship manager and trader for JP Morgan Securities Emerging Markets Sales and Trading, and a trader and relationship manager for Philipp Brothers, Inc.
Mr. Boyatt earned an MBA from The Wharton School, an MA from The University of Pennsylvania’s College of Arts and Sciences and a Fellow’s Certificate from the Joseph H. Lauder Institute of Management and International Studies, as well as an BA from Princeton University. He speaks Spanish, French and Portuguese.