Finance Academy: Chung Ma, Senior Portfolio Manager, Virginia Retirement System

March 23, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
C425 PC

Chung Ma is a Senior Portfolio Manager at the Virginia Retirement System (VRS).  His responsibilities include portfolio management, quantitative research, and risk modeling.  Specifically, he manages an Emerging Markets equity strategy and leads the Currency Management Team.  Mr. Ma joined the VRS in 2013 after serving as a Portfolio Manager at AllianceBernstein, where he managed G10 and emerging market FX strategies for both equity overlay and stand-alone mandates.  Prior to that, he was a senior quantitative analyst in the Global Value Equity unit at AllianceBernstein.  Before AllianceBernstein, he was a management consultant at Accenture, managing projects in the financial services industry.  He holds a B.A. in Economics from Wesleyan University and an M.A. in Economics from Hunter College.  He is a CFA charter holder.