Wei Li, Ph.D., CFA

Senior Portfolio Manager

Wei Li is a Senior Portfolio Manager for Charles Schwab Investment Management, Inc. (CSIM). She is responsible for the day-to-day co-management of Schwab’s active equity funds.

Prior to joining CSIM in 2012, Ms. Li spent more than ten years at Barclays Global Investors (now known as BlackRock, Inc.) where she held a number of positions. From 2001 to 2009, she worked in various roles in the global advanced active group, including portfolio management and quantitative research for both U.S. and international equity markets. After 2009, she worked in the defined contribution research and product development area for almost two years.

Ms. Li earned a doctorate degree in statistics from the University of California, Berkeley, a Master of Science in mathematics from Iowa State University, and a Bachelor of Science in computer science from the University of Science and Technology of China. She is a CFA® charterholder.