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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

Investment Opinions 3 min read

US-China tensions: An opportunity for China’s tech sector?

11 August 2020

As US-China tensions intensify, the new normal appears to be a confrontational power rivalry with explicit bans and sanctions. However, GAM Investments’ Jian Shi Cortesi says it only enhances her bullish long term view on Chinese tech.

3 min read
Returning to Growth 5 min read

Returning to growth: China’s constant evolution

31 July 2020

As Asia emerges from lockdown, certain sectors may be changed forever. Jian Shi Cortesi discusses the winners and losers as we move into a ‘returning to growth’ phase, and how China might be our best indicator of who will prosper following the shutdown.

5 min read
Returning to Growth 2:41 min watch

Asia/China growth equities: Jian Shi Cortesi

Thursday, July 30, 2020

Jian Shi Cortesi says we are seeing a return to growth in Asia and China, with economic activity already at 90% of normal levels.

2:41 min watch
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.

3 min read