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Eric C. Black

Research Analyst


Joined Sands Capital


Work Experience

Sands Capital (2014 - 2018)
Arlington, VA | Sr. Research Associate

Sands Capital (2013 - 2014)
Arlington, VA | Research Associate

World Justice Project (2012)
Washington, DC | Research Assistant, Rule of Law Index

Wikistrat (2012)
Washington, DC | Research Assistant


Georgetown University (2011)
BA | Political Economy and Russian

University of Virginia (2020)
MBA | Darden School

Investment Strategy
Russia No Longer a Viable Investment Destination
Given the geopolitical risks exacerbated by Russia’s invasion into Ukraine, we have sold Russia holdings and are evaluating other investments in the region.

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