Adam ChoppinAssistant Portfolio Manager, Xponance, Chairman of the Board at APFI
Adam Choppin is the Assistant Portfolio Manager for multi-manager strategies at Xponance (fka FIS Group), a $15bn AUM Philadelphia-based asset manager with $5bn in multi-manager strategies. Adam joined Xponance in May 2013. Adam is also Chairman of the Board of the Association of Professional Fund Investors (APFI), the global professional non-profit association exclusively for fund buyers, allocators, and other manager research professionals.
From 2008-2013, Adam was founder and CEO of a boutique investment advisory firm which advised on private investments in South America, Africa, and the Middle East. Previously, he worked for several U.S. Government agencies as a commercial and economic affairs officer in Afghanistan, Cape Verde, Ghana, Iraq, Mozambique, Sierra Leone, and Washington, DC.
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 and Spanish and is a CFA Charterholder.