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Professor Zhiwu Chen joins alternative assets firm Permal

Tuesday, June 07, 2011

Professor Zhiwu Chen
Permal Group, one of the oldest and largest alternative asset management firms in the world, has today announced the appointment of Professor Zhiwu Chen, Professor of Finance at Yale University, as Chief Adviser. This is a consultancy role, working closely with Permal’s Investment Committee, which is made-up of four senior members and eight portfolio managers, and governs the Group’s investment strategy allocations.

Professor Chen maintains his role as Professor of Finance at Yale University, a position he has held since 1999.

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