Ann Schroeder is founder of GlobalSource Partners, Inc. and serves as the company’s Chief Executive Officer. The company, founded in 1994 as LatinSource, later merged into GlobalSource Partners, Inc. to service the growing needs for investment analysis across emerging markets globally. The company currently provides coverage on 24 developing countries. Ann has been involved in the financial services industry since 1984, initially working as a financial consultant with Shearson Lehman Brothers, and later with Institutional Analysts Agency, a company providing management and publishing services for independent economists and political analysts. She received a B.A. from Trinity University, an M.B.A. from Fordham University, and a certificate in Political Psychology from George Washington University, Elliott School of International Affairs. She serves on the Board of Directors of the Dialogue Institute and Global Americans, and is a past board member of the Women’s President’s Organization, and Pro Mujer, a microfinance entity providing loans, business training and healthcare support in Latin America.