David Semple

David Semple, portfolio manager for emerging markets equity strategy, VanEck, oversees company research, stock selection and portfolio construction and has been a member of the Investment Management Team since 1998. Previously, he served on the team sub-advising VanEck’s emerging markets VIP insurance fund at Peregrine Asset Management, Hong Kong, held regional strategy and sales positions with the firm, and was a portfolio manager specializing in Asian equity markets, Murray Johnstone, Glasgow. He is frequently quoted by media nationally and internatonally. He earned a B.L., with honors, University of Edinburgh, Scotland.