Adam ChoppinAssistant Portfolio Manager at Xponance & Chairman of the Board at Association of Professional Fund Investors (APFI)
Adam Choppin is Vice President and Assistant Portfolio Manager, Multi-Manager Strategies at Xponance. Xponance is a multi-strategy investment firm with approximately $12 billion in assets under management servicing institutional investors in fixed income, passive, and active international multi-manager equity strategies. Adam joined the firm in May 2013 and is the Assistant Portfolio Manager for multi-manager strategies. Adam is also Chairman of the Board of the Association of Professional Fund Investors, the sole global non-profit professional association whose members are all professional allocators, fund investors, and manager research analysts.
From 2008-2013, Adam founded and ran a boutique investment advisory firm which advised on private investments in South America, Africa, and the Middle East. Previously, he worked as a trade and financial markets analyst for the U.S. government including as an economic affairs liaison in Iraq, Afghanistan, Cape Verde, Sierra Leone, Ghana, and Mozambique. In 2008 he organized the first official U.S. Government trade mission to Iraq in over 25 years.
Adam earned his B.A. in International Relations from the University of Southern California (USC); his M.A. in International Economics and Business from Yale University; and a post-graduate Diploma in Finance from the London School of Economics. While a student at USC, Adam also read in Latin American economics and politics at the Universidade de São Paulo. He speaks Portuguese, Spanish, and English. Adam Choppin is an Accredited Professional Fund Investor (APFI) and Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).