Principal Global Investors LLC has named Mihail Dobrinov as head of its emerging market equities team. Dobrinov joined Principal Global Investors in 1995 as an international and emerging market debt and currency specialist. He joined the equities team in 2002 and has served as a portfolio manager for emerging market equities since 2007. Dobrinov is responsible for the management of $9.3 billion in assets, including portfolio management of the $1.6 billion Principal International Emerging Markets fund and $1.8 billion in Asian regional mandates.