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Chris McKee Dr. Christopher McKee is Gavea Emerging Markets Corp’s Chief Executive Officer and Chairman. Chris received a PhD from Queen’s University and is a former faculty member in the Department of Political Science at the University of British Columbia. During his time in academia, Chris operated a country risk consultancy for firms with commercial interests in several emerging markets, and later worked in the public and private sectors, dealing with project finance, micro-financing, and country risk assessment. Chris is the author of a number of publications on international business, and has lived and worked in a range of emerging markets, including Latin America, South East Asia, and North Africa. Chris has been interviewed or quoted by such publications as LatinFinance, Institutional Investor, Euromoney, Reuters, CIO, Inc magazine, and has appeared on CNBC. Chris is also the Chief Executive Officer and Owner of The PRS Group, headquartered in Syracuse, New York, with offices in London (UK), and near Charleston, South Carolina.