James Wong is Managing Director and Partner at Paulson & Co, an SEC-registered hedge fund with headquarters in New York, London, and Hong Kong. Mr. Wong is the senior product specialist and principal liaison between the investment team and the firm’s nearly 600 global institutional investors. The firm was founded in 1994 and has more than $30 billion in assets under management.
Prior to joining the investment management industry in 2000, Mr. Wong, was an entrepreneur and consultant in both the technology and commercial real estate industries. He earned his B.A. in Economics from Tufts in 1986, was a four year All-American swimmer, and served as captain of the team.
He also serves on the Board of Advisors for Athletic at Tufts University, the Advisory Committee of the Tufts Financial Network, and is a member of the Board of Trustees at the Peddie School.
He met his wife Priscilla (J87) while at Tufts. They live in Darien, CT with their three children.
September 11, 2012