Emmanuel Teissier is a vice president, research analyst covering European and Asian Investment Grade utilities and industrials. Mr. Teissier joined Franklin Templeton in 2008, having previously worked for BNP Paribas in the debt capital markets division in London. Prior to BNP Paribas, he was a senior associate at Moody's Investors Service in Paris and London, covering European pharmaceuticals and consumer goods issuers. Mr. Teissier holds a European Master in Management from ESCP Europe (Paris, Oxford and Berlin).
Rod MacPhee is a portfolio manager and research analyst responsible for managing European portfolios. Prior to joining Franklin Templeton in 2013, Mr. MacPhee was a portfolio analyst working on Global Multi Strategy and Global Investment Grade portfolios at Western Asset Management. Mr. MacPhee holds a bachelor's degree in finance from the University of Lethbridge. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder.
Piero Del Monte is a portfolio manager and research analyst within the Franklin Templeton High Yield Euro Fund. Prior to joining the firm in 2007, he worked for Generali Asset Management where he managed the Generali European High Yield SICAV fund since 2003. Mr. Del Monte also worked for Cazenove as a research and sales analyst for Italian small-mid caps. Mr. Del Monte is a member of the Italian financial analyst association (AIAF), earned a B.S. in Economics from Universita’ Bocconi, Milano and a M.S.c in Finance from Birkbeck College, University of London, London.