Patrik Schöwitz, CFA, managing director, is a global strategist in the Multi-Asset Solutions team. He is a senior member of the Multi Asset Strategy team, which determines the group's economic views and asset allocation strategy and communicates them internally and externally. Currently based in Hong Kong, he is also a member of the committee that produces the Long-Term Capital Market Returns Assumptions, which underpin J.P. Morgan's strategic asset allocation process. An employee since 2012, Patrik has previously worked in J.P. Morgan Asset Management's offices in New York and London. Before that he was as an equity strategist at Bank of America-Merrill Lynch in London, focused on European markets. Prior to that, he worked as an equity strategist at HSBC, covering Global, European and U.S. markets. Patrik obtained a B.Comm. in business studies and economics from the University of Edinburgh and is a CFA charterholder.