Liqian Ma
Cambridge Associates

Liqian has more than 10 years of experience as an investor and has been with Cambridge Associates since 2011. He is a Managing Director at the firm, and specializes in advising universities, foundations, families, and retirement plans on the construction of custom private investment portfolios. He is a member of the firm’s global private investment ratings committee.

Liqian also works with several clients on building portfolios focused on impact and sustainability. He was the lead author of Cambridge Associates’ research paper, “Risks and Opportunities from the Changing Climate: Playbook for the Truly Long Term Investor.” He oversees the Cambridge Associates Clean Tech Benchmark and is a frequent speaker at client and industry conferences.

Before joining Cambridge Associates, Liqian was a finance associate at GreenerU, where he worked on developing a private investment vehicle to finance energy efficiency projects on university campuses. Previously, he was a financial analyst in the Investment Management Division at Goldman Sachs.

  EDUCATION MBA, Harvard Business School BA in Economics, Harvard College