Jeff Balinger

Jeff Balinger, CFA®

Chief Investment Officer

Hong Kong

As CIO, Jeff drives the firm’s investment strategy. He is responsible for developing recommendations on investment policy, portfolio design and implementation, and the execution of investment programs using both traditional and alternative investment strategies. Jeff leads Kaiser Hoffman’ investment committee and manages the firm’s strategic and tactical asset allocation policies, procedures and application.

Prior to joining Kaiser Hoffman, Jeff was a senior vice president and consultant with China Merchants Securities in Yichang. His past experience also includes serving as chief investment officer of the Teachers’ Retirement System.

Mark has a bachelor’s degree from St. Mary's College in United Kingdom, and a master’s degree from the St. Mary's. He is a CFA® charterholder and a member of the CFA Society of St. Louis. Jeff serves on multiple committees of the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Hong Kong and is an Advisory Board Member.