China Universal Asset Management
China Universal Asset Management Co., Ltd (China Universal) is a fund management institution defined by its innovative vision and passion to perform. As one of the fastest growing asset managers in the region, China Universal has come a long way since its inception in 2004. China Universal has four principal business areas including mutual funds, segregated accounts, international business, and pension funds, and currently manages about 150 billion RMB for retail investors, insurance assets, national social security funds, and various other asset owners. Meanwhile, China Universal’s focusing investment areas are equity, fixed income, passive investments, and alternative investments in both Chinese and international markets. It holds four domestic branch offices and a fully owned subsidiary in Hong Kong, which opened in 2010.
China Universal is one of the first fund managers to qualify for the QDII license, segregated account business, and establish an international subsidiary in Hong Kong, and is an external manager for the National Chinese Social Security Fund (NCSSF). The company currently maintains a portfolio of 39 mutual funds consisting of equity funds, index funds, QDII funds and fixed income funds, covering a spectrum of investment strategies with differing levels of risk and return. China Universal has been recognized through its reception of more than 100 industry awards, including “The 2011 Innovation Award” from the Shanghai Municipal Financial Office, “The Most Respected Fund Management Company,” “The Best Management Team,” and “The Best Investment Team.”
Andy Lin helped to found China Universal Asset Management Company in 2004 and has been CEO and Chairman of Investment Committee of the company since then. Mr. Lin has 17 years of investment and management experience both in China and the United States. Prior to founding China Universal Asset Management Company, Mr. Lin was with State Street Global Advisors in Boston. Before going to the United States, he worked at the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) and participated in the launch of China’s Growth Enterprise Market board. Prior to CSRC, he was an Assistant Director of the Shanghai Stock Exchange and participated in launching the first open-ended fund in China. Mr. Lin received M.B.A. from Harvard University in 2003, and B.A. as well as M.A. Degree from Fudan University in Shanghai.
Canhui Chen has twenty four years of experience in financial industry. He joined China Universal Asset Management in July 2008 as Deputy General Manager and Chief Operating Officer. Previously, Mr. Chen served as a Software Engineer at Bank of China, Head of Securities Fund Division at CMB Computer Company, Senior IT Manager at China AMC, and IT Director and Assistant to the General Manager at China Merchants Fund.
Mr. Yang Gang joined China Universal Asset Management in July 2009, served as deputy director of e-commerce. In March 2013,he was named director of electronic financial headquarters so far,responsible for the overall planning of electronic financial services, operations and management. Prior to joining China AMC,Mr. Yang Gang worked at Bank of China Software Center, Tenpay of Tencent ; founded in 2007 as a co-founder of JJMMW.com. Mr. Yang Gang has extensive experience in Internet product development,product planning,product operations and marketing.