Gene Ma is the Chief China Economist at IIF. Prior to joining IIF, Gene was the China economist & strategist at Tudor Investment. Gene has also been a managing director at ISI Group, chief analyst at CEBM Group (now part of Caixin), chief macro analyst at Citic
Securities and a staff at Ministry of Finance in Beijing. Gene has also taught graduate and undergraduate courses at Georgetown, George Washington and University of Illinois. Gene graduated from Peking University of Cornell University with a Bachelors and
Doctorate in Economics.