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Jian Shi Cortesi

Jian Shi Cortesi - Portfolio Manager

Jian Shi Cortesi is a Portfolio Manager 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 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.

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Weekly Manager Views 5 min read

Weekly Manager Views

11 October 2019

At GAM Investments’ Weekly Investment Meeting held on 9 October 2019 the speakers were Jian Shi Cortesi, who discussed her views on Asia and China equities, and Lars Jaeger, who shared his macro outlook.

5 min read
Investment Opinions 5 min watch

GAM Talks Q3 2019: Why should investors consider your asset class?

11 July 2019

We asked a group of our portfolio managers a series of questions about their respective asset classes. This first video, in a series of three, examines why investors should consider their asset class.

5 min watch
Weekly Manager Views 7 min read

Weekly Manager Views

31 May 2019

At GAM Investments’ Weekly Investment Meeting held on 29 May 2019 the speakers were Rob Mumford, who outlined his emerging market equity investment philosophy, and Jian Shi Cortesi, who offered her latest views on the health of Asian and Chinese equity markets.

7 min read