Ajay C. Krishnan – M.A., Master of Business Administration, 1995
Wasatch Advisors, the investment manager to the Wasatch Funds, has launched the Wasatch Emerging Markets Select Fund (WAESX). This no-load mutual fund invests in a portfolio of 30 to 50 geographically diversified emerging-markets companies of all sizes. The fund is managed by Ajay Krishnan, joined by Roger Edgley, the director of international research at Wasatch Advisors. Krishnan and Edgley also co-manage the Wasatch Emerging India Fund and the Wasatch Global Opportunities Fund (along with JB Taylor). Based in Salt Lake City, Wasatch Advisors is an employee-owned investment advisor founded in 1975. It had $13.1 billion in assets under management as of Nov. 30.