Jonathan Schlein
Director, Research

Mr. Schlein has nearly 20 years of experience in emerging markets sovereign analysis, asset management and investor communications.  He is an active contributor to EMIA’s projects and focuses on sovereign issuers in Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Most recently, Mr. Schlein served as Associate Director of Emerging Markets at MetLife Insurance Company, one of the world’s largest institutional investors.  He served as primary analyst for more than 40 sovereign, sub-sovereign and supranational issuers in EMEA, Europe and North America.  Mr. Schlein has extensive experience in fundamental analysis, capital markets, relative value investing and macroeconomics.

Mr. Schlein holds MBA and Juris Doctor degrees from Rutgers University, and a B.A in Political Science from the University of Pennsylvania.