Dimitar first became interested in value investing after taking a postgraduate class taught by a successful value investor. After reading Margin of Safety by Seth Klarman, which was used as an introductory text to the class, he was convinced by the simplicity of investing in securities trading at a discount to underlying value, and its long history of delivering strong investment results with lower downside risks. He applies this philosophy daily to finding opportunities in the Emerging Markets space.

Burgundy Experience

  • Joined Burgundy in 2017
  • Appointed a Vice President in 2021
  • Previous roles include: U.S. equity Investment Analyst

Relevant Experience

  • 10+ years of combined professional experience, including positions at Barclays


  • CFA charterholder
  • Master of Finance, University of Cambridge
  • Honours Bachelor of Commerce, Queen's University

Memberships and Community

  • Member, CFA Society Toronto
  • Member, CFA Institute


The Management Factor

The Management Factor

The Journal | September 2023

At Burgundy, we believe understanding the management teams behind the companies we invest in is essential. But what does that actually entail? In this deep dive, Portfolio Managers Ching Chang...

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