Matthews Korea Fund


Korea
Pictured from left to right, Elli Lee and Michael J. Oh.

Michael J. Oh, CFA

Lead Manager

Michael Oh is a Portfolio Manager at Matthews Asia. He manages the firm's Asia Innovators and Korea Strategies. Michael joined Matthews Asia in 2000 as a Research Analyst and has built his investment career at the firm. Michael received a B.A. in Political Economy of Industrial Societies from the University of California, Berkeley. He is fluent in Korean.  Michael has been a Portfolio Manager of the Matthews Korea Fund since 2007 and of the Matthews Asia Innovators Fund since 2006.

Elli Lee

Co-Manager

Elli Lee is a Portfolio Manager at Matthews Asia, and co-manages the firm's Korea Strategy. Prior to joining the firm as a Research Analyst in 2016, Elli worked at Bank of America Merrill Lynch for 10 years, most recently in Korean Equity Sales and previously as an Equity Research Analyst covering South Korea's engineering, construction, steel and education sectors. From 2003 to 2005, Elli was an Investor Relations Specialist at Hana Financial Group in Seoul. She received a B.A. in Economics from Bates College, and is fluent in Korean.  Elli Lee has been a Portfolio Manager of the Matthews Korea Fund since 2019.

Co-Manager