Stephen Tong is Head of Emerging Markets Equity Portfolio Management in Zurich and a portfolio manager within the Vontobel Global Equities Team. In his role, Stephen has responsibility for the management of all emerging markets equity strategies. He is also the lead portfolio manager for the Vontobel Fund – Global Responsibility Asia ex Japan Equity.
Prior to joining Vontobel in 2011, Stephen worked for AllianceBernstein, initially as an analyst in Singapore. From 2003 Stephen worked in Tokyo and London as a portfolio manager and director of research investing in Emerging Markets, Asia and Japan, including mandates incorporating SRI. Prior to AllianceBernstein, Stephen was a consultant with Bain & Company for eight years.
Stephen earned an MBA from Stanford University and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering with High Honours from the University of California, Berkeley. He is also a CFA Charterholder.