Herve van Caloen, portfolio manager of the international mutual fund Mercator International Opportunity Fund (MOPPX), is an investor with more than 30 years of experience. In his long career, he has managed international equity portfolios for Scudder, Mitchell Hutchins, Provident Capital Management. He also publishes The Caloen International Report that focuses on international investment topics. The Mercator International Opportunity Fund (MOPPX) invests primarily in overseas companies that offer long term returns. The focus is on transformative companies, corporations that offer steady growth and trade at a reasonable price (so-called GARP stocks) and turnaround situations.