Hiring of Shen marks seventh senior hire in 2021 further bolstering TIFF’s investment capabilities
TIFF Investment Management is pleased to announce that it has hired Zhe Shen as a Director of the Diversifying Strategies group. In this role, Shen will join a team responsible for evaluating and selecting a global portfolio of diverse managers expected to provide positive returns exceeding bonds and portfolio diversification while maintaining approximately a 0.3 beta to the equity market.
Shen joins TIFF from Portland House Partners where he was a Portfolio Manager on two external funds, an alternative portfolio, and a long/short equity portfolio which reached $1 billion in market value at their peak. Prior to his tenure at Portland House, Zhe was at AllianceBernstein and Goldman Sachs Asset Management where he held positions in research and business analysis.
“We are delighted to welcome Zhe to TIFF,” said Jay Willoughby, Chief Investment Officer of TIFF. “Zhe will be a valuable member of our diversifying strategies investment team. The combination of Zhe’s strong analytical skillset and broad investment experience make him an ideal addition to the team.”
Born and raised in China, Shen earned a bachelor’s degree in Finance and Economics from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and has earned the CFA designation.