Zifan Tang, Ph.D., CFA

Managing Director, Senior Portfolio Manager

Zifan Tang is a Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager for Charles Schwab Investment Management, Inc. (CSIM). She is responsible for the management of Schwab's asset allocation strategies, which comprise the Schwab Target Funds, Schwab Target Index Funds, Schwab MarketTrack Funds, Schwab Monthly Income Funds, and Schwab Balanced Fund; as well as the Schwab VIT Portfolios.

Prior to joining CSIM in January 2012, Ms. Tang was a product manager at Thomson Reuters, and from 1997 to 2009 worked as a portfolio manager at Barclays Global Investors, which was subsequently acquired by BlackRock.

Ms. Tang holds a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Engineering from Royal School of Mines, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine in London, UK. She is a CFA® charterholder.