Richard Cheng is a managing director and fixed-income portfolio manager for the TIAA-CREF organization. Mr. Cheng is responsible for investment selection concentrating on the corporate sector. His prior experience at TIAA-CREF involves covering Latin America for the Emerging Markets Debt team as well as covering paper/forest products, chemicals, metals and mining, health care, technology, utilities and gas pipelines for the Investment-Grade Credit team. He joined the TIAA-CREF organization in 1997.
Mr. Cheng has 23 years of investment experience, including various roles at Chase Manhattan Bank as part of its management development program.Mr. Cheng holds a B.S. in finance and accounting and an M.B.A. in finance and international business from New York University’s Stern School of Business.