James Wu, PhD

James Wu, PhD

Senior Researcher

James works as a researcher and trader in our Hangzhou Office in China. His main responsibilities include building an automated trading model for Rayliant’s diversified and rapidly developing product lines, and also assist the firm in exploring innovative strategies to capture evolving alpha opportunities in China market.

Prior to joining Rayliant, James worked as a post-Doc with a top academic team and provided political and financial consultancy services for various government bodies and financial institutions in China. He earned his BA in Economics and Finance from University of Hong Kong, and PhD in Economics from University of Glasgow.

Meet the Team

Phillip Wool 沃飛流, PhD

Senior Managing Director
Global Head of Research

Ben Ashby

Head of OCIO

Fan Chen 陳凡, MBA

Managing Director
Research and Portfolio Management

Donald He 何賢發, CFA, MFE

Senior Director
Head of China Quantamental Research