Matthew Bohlsen holds a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment, and a Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning. He has 30 years of personal investing experience, and 20 years of professional investing experience. As a global investor he uses a macro thematic approach searching for high growth areas. Some trends he currently follows include the rising Asian middle class, electric vehicles and the lithium/cobalt/graphite/nickel/copper/vanadium miners, renewable energy, energy storage (including vanadium), personal robots, the online data boom and autonomous vehicles. He is a Sr Editor and regular columnist for InvestorIntel.