Qi Wang

Generating Absolute Return in Chinese Equities
Qi Wang

Qi Wang

Generating Absolute Return in Chinese Equities

Biography

You will learn how to profit from Chinese equity investment opportunities. Qi Wang is the CEO of a hedge fund with one of the best long-term track records in Chinese equities.

Qi Wang is the CEO of MegaTrust Investment (HK), responsible for providing investment research and solutions to institutional clients worldwide. The MegaTrust Investments Group1 is a research driven, boutique fund manager specializing in Chinese equities. The group was founded in 2007 and has approximately US$550 million under management today, with one of the best long-term track records in the industry. Qi is based in Hong Kong.

Prior to joining MegaTrust, Qi was the Head of China Equity Research at MSCI Inc., a global index and analytics tool provider. He advised the world’s leading asset owners on the topics of global investing, asset allocation, portfolio construction, and risk management etc. In 2014, Qi and his colleagues produced ground-breaking research on factor investing (smart beta) for the Government Pension Investment Fund of Japan (GPIF). He also led research and consultation on the inclusion of China A-shares in the emerging markets index, making him a highly regarded expert on the globalization of A-shares (domestic Chinese stocks).

Before joining MSCI, Qi was the chief investment officer at China Everbright Limited, a stateowned financial conglomerate in Hong Kong. He founded the company’s asset management department with US$1 billion of AUM. Under his leadership, the department became one of the most robust and innovative platforms for cross-border investing.

Prior to CEL, Qi was an investment director and portfolio manager at hedge fund manager Elliott Advisors (H.K.), responsible for its fundamental long-short strategy in Asia. He invested
broadly in Chinese equities, Asian TMT stocks and Japanese small caps. He made money in each of 2007-2009 and generated more than 20% return in 2008.

Before joining Elliott, Qi was an equity research analyst for UBS in New York and Hong Kong. He co-founded the first Global Tech Strategy Group on Wall Street, and was an author of the
award-winning “The Weekly Global Tech Journey”, a think piece on global tech investing. Qi began his career as a financial analyst in the Investment Research Department of Goldman Sachs in New York. He graduated from Dartmouth College with a double-degree in mathematics and electrical engineering in 1997. Qi has been a CFA charter holder since 2003. Qi has also been qualified as a responsible officer for Type 4 and 9 regulated activities in Hong Kong.

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