Geoffrey Batt

Geoffrey Batt

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Geoffrey Batt is the Founder and Managing Partner of Euphrates Advisors, an investment management firm that manages the Euphrates Iraq Fund Ltd., which invests in Iraqi companies listed on the Iraq Stock Exchange (ISX). He is a known veteran in the Iraqi investment landscape with market experience going back 2008. He was a Senior Advisor to the Atlantic Council’s “Future of Iraq Project”, where he worked with Career Ambassador Ryan Crocker. Prior to his Iraq investments, he was an analyst at Quantrarian Capital Management, a hedge fund investing in listed equities and derivatives throughout the Asia ex-Japan region.


  • Euphrates Iraq Fund: Specialized investment vehicle focused on public equities listed on the Iraq Stock Exchange

  • Euphrates Ventures: Invests in concentrated portfolio of high growth, early stage private companies operating in Iraq and the Kurdistan Region


  • Geoffrey spoke at The Value Investor Congress and Santangel’s Investors Forum.

  • He was invited to give a guest lecture on frontier market investing at Harvard Business School.

  • He has also appeared as a guest on Real Vision.