James Tsang is a director of quantitative strategies for the TIAA-CREF organization. Mr. Tsang is responsible for quantitative portfolio strategies, derivatives analytics, and performance analysis. In addition, he is the co-Portfolio Manager of the TIAA-CREF Bond Index Fund. Previously, Mr. Tsang was a Senior Quantitative Analyst at AIG Investment Management Co., where he was responsible for portfolio and derivatives investment strategies. He joined the TIAA-CREF organization in 2007.
Mr. Tsang has 17 years of industry experience including positions at AIG, Brown Brothers Harriman & Co., Mackenzie Investment Management Inc., and EBF & Associates Fixed Income Arbitrage Hedge Fund.
Mr. Tsang earned a B.S. in Applied Mathematics from Anhui University, an M.S. in Computational Mathematics from Chinese Academy of Sciences, a Ph.D in Statistics from Michigan State University, and an M.S. in Financial Mathematics from the University of Chicago.