Christian Pecher, CFA, managing director, is a portfolio manager within the J.P. Morgan Asset Management International Equity Group, based in London. He is a member of the Global Core Portfolio Management Team. An employee since 1998, Christian was previously Head of Developed Asia Research based in Tokyo, and before that a European utilities research analyst. Prior to that, Christian covered the European technology sector. Christian obtained a BSc. in business economics from the University of London and earned an MSc. in Economics from the London School of Economics. He is a CFA charterholder.