Edward Sheng

Edward Sheng


Shared Lecturer Suite (SB1-3232) - for office hours only  


Master of Financial Engineering, UCLA Anderson School of Management
PhD in Engineering, Arizona State University
BS Nanjing University

Research Interest

Quantitative Asset Management

Asset Allocation Portfolio Management

Jie (Edward) Sheng works at Pacific Life as Head of Asset Allocation and Portfolio Manager. He is responsible for the management and investment decisions of Pacific Life multi-asset funds (AUM over $30 billion) based on quantitative and fundamental researches in macro economics, global markets, portfolio optimization, etc. He leads asset allocation team and is also a voting member of the investment committee. Before joining Pacific Life, he was a Senior Researcher at Research Affiliates LLC, focusing on quantitative strategies for PIMCO All Asset Funds (AUM over $30 billion). Edward received PhD in Engineering from Arizona State University, Master of Financial Engineering from UCLA, and BS from Nanjing University. He is also a CFA and CAIA charterholder. Edward teaches Master's level Portfolio Management and Application of Machine Learning in Finance classes at UCI Merage School of Business.