Robert Lewis, CFA is the founder and Managing Director of Singapore-based Novatera Capital Pte Ltd. and US-based Novatera Capital LLC. Novatera Capital Pte Ltd was the investment manager of the Hidden Jewels Fund, a fund focused on Asian smaller companies.
Mr. Lewis was an Adjunct Associate Professor at NUS Centre for Asset Manangement Research & Investments (CAMRI) from 2012 to 2014, and currently lectures on “Fundamental Investing in Asia” as part of CAMRI’s g-CAPM programme in applied portfolio management. He is a member of the advisory council to CAMRI .
Mr. Lewis holds a Bachelors degree from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He joined the investment industry as an Electronics Equity Research Analyst with HSBC James Capel & Company in Hong Kong in 1994 and has had various senior roles in Asian equities including Head of Asian Smaller Companies Research with SG Securities in Hong Kong, Managing Director Global Technology Research with SG Cowen in Boston and Head of Asia ex Japan Technology Research with JPMorgan in Hong Kong. Mr. Lewis earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 1997.