Head of Asian Fixed Income
J.P. Morgan Asset Management

Mr Stephen Chang, managing director, is head of the Asian Fixed Income team within the Global Fixed Income, Currency & Commodities (GFICC) group. Based in Hong Kong, his team is responsible for managing bond portfolios in the region and is active in Asian credit instruments across investment grade and high yield to local currency bonds and convertibles. In addition, his responsibilities include setting macro and asset allocation strategy as part of the broader emerging market debt team. Prior to joining the firm in 2004, Mr Chang worked with the Royal Bank of Scotland in Hong Kong as senior interest rates and derivatives trader. Previously he was based in New York with Fischer Francis Trees & Watts, Inc. as a global fixed income portfolio analyst and was later appointed as a global fixed income portfolio manager.

He holds a B.Sc. in computer science from Cornell University, a M.Sc. in management science from Stanford University and is a CFA charterholder.