Jonathan F. Zeschin
Chair of the Board of Trustees
Jonathan F. Zeschin is Chair of the Board of Trustees, and has served as a Matthews Asia Funds Trustee since 2007. He is the Founder and Partner/CEO of Essential Investment Partners, LLC, an independent investment counsel and wealth management firm. Jonathan has more than 40 years of experience in the investment management business, including senior executive positions with Founders Asset Management, INVESCO and Stein Roe & Farnham. He also serves on the Governing Council of the Independent Directors Council (IDC) and on the Board of Governors of the Investment Company Institute. He holds a Masters of Management degree from Northwestern University and earned a B.B.A in Accounting with distinction from the University of Michigan. He is licensed as a CPA in Colorado and is a Certified Financial Planner™ certificant.