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Jian Shi Cortesi

Jian Shi Cortesi - Investment Director

Jian Shi Cortesi is an Investment Director of Asian equities and among others responsible for the GAM China Evolution Fund.

Prior to joining GAM Group in May 2010, she worked in research and portfolio management of Asian equities for a regional wealth management firm in the United States. She started her career as an assistant editor at Dow Jones in Beijing. Jian Shi Cortesi holds a Bachelor degree in International Business from Beijing Foreign Studies University in China and an MBA from the University of Tennessee in the United States. She is a CFA Charterholder and a Certified FRM (Financial Risk Manager) holder. She is based in Zurich. 

Jian Shi Cortesi

My Insights

Weekly Manager Views 3 min read

Weekly Manager Views: Equities

11 May 2020

At GAM Investments’ Weekly Equities Meeting held on 11 May, Rob Mumford and Jian Shi Cortesi provided an update on Asian equities and China’s move to recovery.

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Investment Opinions 6 min read

Coronavirus: impacts on asset classes

25 February 2020

Markets remain in a state of flux following new confirmed coronavirus cases in Europe, the Middle East and Asia ex-China. The increased international spread of the virus outside of China has increased volatility and dragged major markets lower worldwide. Amid the uncertainty, we asked several of our investment managers for their longer-term views on the economic consequences of the virus and impacts for their respective asset classes.

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Weekly Manager Views 6 min read

Weekly Manager Views

31 January 2020

At GAM Investments’ Weekly Investment Meeting held on 29 January, the speakers were Jian Shi Cortesi, who commented on the economic ramifications of coronavirus, and Tim Love who shared his views on emerging market equities.

6 min read
Investment Opinions 4 min read

US Delisting of Chinese Stocks – How likely is it?

6 November 2019

The US-China trade war narrative continues. In the latest chapter, the Trump administration has suggested the possibility of delisting Chinese companies from US stock exchanges. GAM Investments’ Jian Shi Cortesi examines the reality of this proposal.

4 min read