All-Cap Investment Committee

All-Cap Investment Committee


Yingbin Chen

Yingbin Chen, CFA

Director, Investments Group

  • Experience
    • Current Responsibilities
      • Analyst responsibilities on the Technology Research Team
      • Member of the Small-Cap and All-Cap Investment Committees
    • Experience began in 2001
    • Joined Brandes Investment Partners in 2001
    • Limited partner of the firm’s parent company
    • Prior Career Highlights
      • Technology Officer with Citicorp
      • Technology Consultant with Hewlett Packard
  • Education and Skills
    • International MBA (with high honors) from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business
    • MS in electrical engineering from Johns Hopkins University
    • Fluent in Chinese

Mike Hutchens

Michael Hutchens, CFA
Director, Investments Group

  • Experience
    • Current Responsibilities
      • Analyst responsibilities on the Financial Institutions Research Team
      • Member of the Small-Mid Cap and All-Cap Investment Committees
    • Experience began in 1994
    • Joined Brandes Investment Partners in 2001
    • Limited partner of the firm’s parent company
    • Prior Career Highlights
      • Bank examiner with the Federal Reserve System
  • Education and Skills
    • MBA with a concentration in finance from Columbia Business School
    • BS in business with a concentration in finance from Indiana University


Kenneth Little

Kenneth Little, CFA
Managing Director, Investments Group

  • Experience
    • Current Responsibilities
      • Managing Director, Investments Group, leading the firm’s overall research efforts and overseeing the product investment committees
      • Member of the All-Cap and Global Large-Cap Investment Committees
      • Analyst and Team Leader responsibilities on the Basic Materials and Utilities Research Teams
      • Member of the Senior Management Team, which is responsible for the firm's day-to-day operations and long-term strategic direction
      • Member of the Corporate Governance Committee
    • Experience began in 1996
    • Joined Brandes Investment Partners in 1996
    • Limited partner of the firm’s parent company
    • Prior Career Highlights
      • Senior Accountant with KPMG
  • Education and Skills
    • MBA from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University
    • BS in accounting from the University of La Verne
    • Certified Public Accountant (inactive)

Gerrardo Zamarano

Gerardo Zamorano, CFA
Director, Investments Group

  • Experience
    • Current Responsibilities
      • Analyst and Team Leader responsibilities on the Telecommunications Research Team
      • Member of the Emerging Markets and All-Cap Investment Committees
    • Experience began in 1995
    • Joined Brandes Investment Partners in 1999
    • Limited partner of the firm’s parent company
    • Prior Career Highlights
      • Assistant Investment Officer in the Latin America Department with the International Finance Corporation (part of the World Bank Group)
  • Education and Skills
    • MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management of Northwestern University
    • BSE (magna cum laude) from the Wharton School of Business of the University of Pennsylvania
    • Fluent in Spanish and Portuguese