JC de Swaan is a lecturer in the economics department at Princeton University, where he is affiliated with the Bendheim Center for Finance. He teaches courses on ethics in finance and on Asian capital markets to undergraduate and graduate students, acts as a faculty adviser to first-year and sophomore students, and hosts speakers on the topic of ethics in finance. He also teaches at the Judge Business School at the University of Cambridge. Separately, he is a Partner at Cornwall Capital, an investment fund based in New York. Prior to Cornwall, he was a senior advisor on China at a global macro fund, an investment professional at an Asia-dedicated hedge fund, and a management consultant at McKinsey & Company.
JC de Swaan received his B.A. from Yale University, an MPhil from the University of Cambridge, and a Master in Public Policy from Harvard University’s Kennedy School. He is a Member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the author of Seeking Virtue in Finance: Contributing to Society in a Conflicted Industry (Cambridge University Press).