CEO, Port Shelter Investment Management
Richard Harris has pioneered Asian investment management at senior levels for large global and regional companies, such as JP Morgan (then Jardine Fleming), Citi, BNY Mellon – and several startups. He has 40 years of experience in a full range of investment and capital markets activities, and has managed multi-asset long, derivative, hedge, and mutual funds for sovereign, endowment, institutional, pension, private, and retail clients. He is CEO of Port Shelter Investment Management, which consults to public and private institutions, boards and family offices, and has substantial regulatory, board and China experience. As a consultant, his wide range of skills means that he provides significant value for money.
Mr Harris has a decade's experience as the most widely experienced Asian financial expert witness in Asia, having testified or reported on cases in Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia, the UK, and the United States, in civil and criminal cases, arbitrations, and tribunals. He is a practicing member of the Academy of Experts.
Mr Harris is a prolific thinker and author and has a weekly column in the South China Morning Post. He is a presenter for Radio Television HK’s Money Talk, and a regular guest host on CNBC Asia and Europe, as well as Bloomberg. His book, China’s Oasis was published in May 2018.
He holds a First Class Honours degree from King’s College London, a Master’s in Engineering Geology from Imperial College, London and a Masters in Business Administration from Harvard Business School. He is a PhD candidate in Behavioural Finance at Cranfield University, UK; he also holds further certificates from Peking and Stanford Universities. In his leisure time, Mr Harris is an aerobatic private pilot and a rugby player of some 54 years’ standing.