Senior Portfolio Manager
New York, USA
Yung-Shin Kung (BA), Managing Director, is Head and CIO of Credit Suisse Asset Management’s Quantitative Investment Strategies group, an industry pioneer in the development and management of liquid alternative investment strategies. Since 2009, he has held various leadership positions in Credit Suisse Asset Management, including Head of Portfolio Management – Americas and Global Head of Hedge Fund Research. Yung-Shin was a director at Merrill Lynch from 2006 to 2009, working in customized structured products and providing advice to hedge fund investors. Before this, he spent eight years at Credit Suisse First Boston in several departments. He serves on the Advisory Board of the San Francisco State University Big Data Program and is a member of the University of Chicago’s Leaders in Philanthropy. Yung-Shin holds a bachelor's degree in Economics from the University of Chicago.