Zhihan Ma is Bernstein’s Global Head of ESG and Senior ESG Analyst. Zhihan joined Bernstein in 2017 as a Senior Research Associate at Bernstein on the US Food team.
Prior to joining Bernstein, Zhihan worked at Goldman Sachs Asset Management Hedge Fund Strategies in New York and London. During business school, Zhihan worked for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, focusing on Agricultural development in India and Africa.
Zhihan holds an MBA with distinction from Harvard Business School and a BA summa cum laude from Princeton University’s School of Public and International Affairs. Zhihan earned her Fundamentals of Sustainability Accounting (FSA) credential as part of her work on sustainability at Bernstein and is a CFA charterholder.