Team

Investment Committee

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Burton Flynn, CFA

Managing Partner

Prior to joining Terra Nova, Burton was a senior equity analyst for the Wasatch Emerging Markets Small Cap Fund. Before joining Wasatch Global Investors, Burton was an associate at Alta Growth Capital, a Mexican private equity fund based in Mexico City. He began his career in investment banking at Citi in New York, where he analyzed mergers and acquisitions and equity transactions throughout Latin America.

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Burton holds an MBA from The Wharton School and a PhD from City, University of London.

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Ivan Nechunaev

Senior Investment Professional

Prior to joining Terra Nova, Ivan was a private equity associate at LeapFrog Investments in London, where he analyzed emerging markets investments with focus on social impact in Africa. Ivan has also worked at JANA Partners, an activist hedge fund in New York, and PIMCO, a leading global investment management firm where he was based in Munich. He began his career at J.P. Morgan in London. 

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Ivan holds an MBA from The Wharton School.

Additional Research Team

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Michael Aguila, CFA

Research Analyst

Michael joined Terra Nova as a research assistant. Previously, Michael was a strategic business analyst at Vivant Corporation, a listed small cap power company in the Philippines. He began his career as a deal advisory associate at KPMG where he performed valuation and due diligence on the Philippine market.

Michael holds a BS in Accountancy.

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Gabriel Bachini, CPA

Senior Research Assistant

Gabriel joined Terra Nova as a research assistant. Previously, Gabriel was a corporate finance officer at Aboitiz Equity Ventures, a listed diversified holding company in the Philippines. Before Aboitiz, Gabriel lectured at a university and was a financial analyst at a Philippine IT company. He began his career at a business advisory firm in the Philippines.

Gabriel holds a BS in Accountancy and has passed Level I of the CFA exam.

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Joyce del Rosario

Administrative Assistant

Prior to joining Terra Nova, Joyce was an HR Specialist at the No. 1 pizza and pasta chain in the Philippines. She began her career in HR at one of the BPOs in the Philippines.

Joyce holds an AB in Psychology.