References to companies provided for illustrative purposes only. They were selected by the author on an objective basis in order to illustrate the views expressed in the presentation. Ant Group and DiDi Global are not holdings in any Sands Capital portfolios. The portfolio companies illustrated in the presentations represent a sub-set of current holdings in the Emerging Markets Growth, International Growth, Global Growth, and Global Leaders portfolios. The portfolio companies referenced represent all Chinese and Hong Kong portfolio holdings as of 7/31/2021: AIA, Alibaba, Anta Sports Products, Country Garden Services, Foshan Haitian Flavoring, Haidilao, Hutchison China MediTech, JD Health, Kanzhun, Tencent, Tencent Music, Tigermed, and Wuxi Biologics. From 1/1/2021 through 7/31/2021, the Emerging Markets Growth portfolio purchased Tencent Music, Haidilao, Kanzhun, TCS Group, and Country Garden Services. It sold BeiGene, Vincom Retail, CD Projekt, Trip, and New Oriental Education.
Brian Christiansen, CFA
Brian is Sands Capital’s Director of Stewardship, an Executive Managing Director, a Research Analyst, and a co-Portfolio Manager of the Emerging Markets Growth and Global Growth strategies. Brian joined Sands Capital in 2006. He earned a BA from Yale University and an MBA from the Yale School of Management.
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