Robert Lloyd, executive director, is a country specialist for Japan equities and a member of the Japan Team within the Emerging Markets and Asia Pacific (EMAP) Equities Team. Based in Hong Kong, he joined the Firm in Tokyo in 2005 and then transferred to Hong Kong in 2009. Robert previously spent three years with UBS Asset Management in Tokyo as an investment analyst, initially for risk management and latterly for Japanese equities. He began his career as a collateral analyst in the credit group of Deutsche Bank, Tokyo. Robert obtained a B.A. in Literature and Linguistics from the University of Montana, USA.