Prior to joining Fund Architects, Dr. Zhu spent 12 years with AXA Rosenberg, one of the largest quantitative equity management firms in the world, where he served as a Senior Research Associate analyzing financial data and developing equity investment models. His previous work includes various roles with Central Finance University in Beijing, the Citadel Investment Group, LLC., in Chicago, and Jackson National Life Insurance Company in Michigan.
Dr. Zhu received a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Xian Jiaotong University, Peoples Republic of China. He earned an MPA in Economics and Public Policy and was awarded his Ph.D. from Princeton University.
A winner of the 2008 Finance Industry Forecasting Award sponsored by the CFA Society of San Francisco, Dr. Zhu is the author of “A Model of the Age Patterns of Births by Parity in Natural Fertility Populations,” published by Mathematical Population Studies in 1993.