Michael Conelius manages about $650 million in emerging markets debt, including $347 million as portfolio manager for the T. Rowe Price Emerging Markets Bond Fund, $300 million in a Japanese mutual fund, and recently added a Luxembourg SICAV with about $3 million in seed capital. He is a vice president of T. Rowe Price Group, Inc., T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc., and T. Rowe Price International, Inc.

Before managing the fund, Conelius was a financial analyst, covered sovereign credit at T. Rowe Price, and worked as a consultant with Booz, Allen & Hamilton in Washington, D.C. He holds a B.S. in finance from Towson State University and an M.S. in finance from Loyola College in Baltimore.