Patrik Schöwitz, Executive Director, is a Global Strategist in the Multi-Asset Solutions team responsible for communicating the group’s economic and asset allocation strategy, based in New York. 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 previously worked as an equity strategist at Bank of America-Merrill Lynch focused on European markets. Prior to that, he was 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.