Asset Management

GAM appoints Investment Analyst to Asian equities team

GAM Investments has announced that Fanwei Zeng has joined GAM’s Asian equities team.

The team is led by Investment Director Jian Shi Cortesi, who manages GAM’s Asian and China equity strategies and has been selected as one of Citywire’s top 30 female managers five times in the last six years. Fanwei joined the team as Investment Analyst on 1 February 2023 and will be based in Hong Kong. The Asian equities team works in close collaboration with Swetha Ramachandran, Investment Director for GAM’s Luxury Brands strategy and is supported by Wendy Chen, Senior Analyst as part of the wider collaboration with the Global Equities team led by Mark Hawtin.

Prior to joining GAM, Fanwei worked for investment and asset manager Aplus Partners in Hong Kong where she was a member of the Investment Committee and was previously an investment banking analyst at one of China's leading real estate groups, Kaisa Group, in Shenzhen, China.

Fanwei holds a Master's degree in Actuarial Science from Cass Business School, City University of London and a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics with Statistics for Finance from Imperial College London. She is also a CFA Charter-holder.


David Dowsett, Global Head of Investments at GAM, said: "I am delighted to welcome Fanwei to our Asian and China Equities team. Fanwei’s experience and local knowledge will be invaluable both for Jian and for our clients."


Fanwei Zeng, Investment Analyst of the Asian equity strategies at GAM, said: "I am very much looking forward to working with Jian and being part of such a high-performing team."