Alan Wang is a Portfolio Manager for Principal and responsible for Hong Kong & China equity mandates. In addition to co-management of Asian and global emerging market mandates, he also leads research team for the greater China region. Alan’s career began with the headquarter of Bank of China, where he supported the CFO as an Executive Assistant and helped the bank’s IPO preparation process.
Alan joined Principal in 2003 and served as a portfolio manager for Hong Kong & China equity portfolios and also co-managed Asian and emerging market equity strategies. As a senior member of the Global R&D team, Alan was also responsible for our proprietary Global Research Platform (GRP) model development, with a specific focus on Asian and Greater China stock selection models. He served as a senior consultant on the initial formation of the CCB Principal joint venture in China. Before rejoined Principal in 2012, Alan served as Head of Equity Investment with Ping An of China Asset Management (Hong Kong), and a Portfolio Manager with Blackrock Asia.
Alan has an MBA from the University of Iowa, Tippie School of Management, and a bachelor’s degree in economics and international finance from Renmin University of China. Alan has earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.