People

Dan Chung

Dan Chung

Formal First Name
Daniel (Dan)
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Dates
8/18/1962 - present

Dan Chung currently serves as Chief Executive Officer, Chief Investment Officer, and Portfolio Manager at Alger. He joined the investment management firm in 1994 and had been appointed Chief Investment Officer in September 2001, President in 2003, and Chief Executive Officer in 2006. He has over 27 years of experience in the investment management industry. Throughout his career, Chung has made numerous TV appearances, including CNBC’s “The Wall Street Journal with Maria Bartiromo” and Bloomberg’s “Street Fighters.”

Professional Experience

  • Chief Executive Officer, Chief Investment Officer, and Portfolio Manager
  • Technology Sector Head, Senior Analyst and Portfolio Manager

    Head

    1994 - 2001

    Alger


Academic History

  • Chung was an editor of the Harvard Law Review. 
  • He is a CFA charterholder.
  • He is often featured and quoted in leading publications, including Barron’s, Forbes, and USA Today. 
  • He is actively involved with the Stanford in New York Internship Program.
  • He frequently contributes to and supports various charitable organizations including the Harlem Education Activities Fund and Target Margin Theater.


CURRENT APPOINTMENTS


Managed Strategies at Alger