Edwin Lugo, portfolio manager, is leader of the non-U.S. Small & Mid Cap Growth Equity team. Mr. Lugo joined the firm in June 2006. Previously, he was with Brown Capital where he was an equity owner and vice president, leading the Brown Capital international division focusing on growth investing. His responsibilities included managing the Brown Capital international mutual fund and separate institutional accounts. This is in addition to generalist analyst responsibilities. He was also a vice president, research analyst, and portfolio manager with Templeton from 1996-2002. He earned an M.B.A.