- 7 YEARS WITH J.P. MORGAN
- 14 YEARS IN THE INDUSTRY
Andres Garcia-Amaya, vice president, is a Global Market Strategist on the J.P. Morgan Funds Global Market Insights Strategy Team. In this role, Andres is responsible for delivering timely market and economic insight to financial advisers both in the US and abroad. Andres' background in institutional sales trading and research are the cornerstones of his strong market knowledge. Andres has been instrumental in developing the group's emerging markets research efforts, including his role as co-creator of the Guide to the Markets-Brazil. Andres is consistently ranked as a top speaker at major industry conferences and events. He has appeared on PBS' Nightly Business Report, and is often quoted in the financial press. Prior to joining the firm, Andres worked in Morgan Stanley's Institutional Equity division for five years. In his role as an institutional sales trader, Andres developed investment ideas and conveyed equity market insights to institutional clients. As a credit to his excellent performance, Andres was awarded the Morgan Stanley MBA Fellowship. Andres obtained an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, where he received both the Joseph Wharton Fellowship for outstanding record of academic and professional achievement, and the Robert A. Toigo Foundation Fellowship. He obtained a BS in Finance from Villanova University where he received the Goizueta Foundation Scholars Fund Merit Scholarship.