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Simon Shi

Deputy Director of Research

Simon Shi is the deputy director of research at Kopernik Global Investors. Prior to joining Kopernik in January, 2016, Simon was an investment manager research analyst at Merrill Lynch Global Wealth Management, responsible for selecting international and global equity managers and offering investment advice to the financial advisor community. Prior to that, Simon was a tax accountant with KPMG LLP.

Simon earned his bachelor of science in economics from Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, master of science in accounting from Northern Illinois University and MBA from the Stern School of Business at New York University. He has received the Chartered Financial Analyst designation. Simon is a native speaker of Mandarin Chinese.