Global Equity Fund (GEF) Portfolio Managers
Jonathan Crane graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in 2014 with a B.A. in Business, Economics, and Accounting. Prior to attending USC Marshall, he worked at a FinTech startup where he designed and managed an artificial-intelligence enabled portfolio management engine responsible for the investment decisions of a $100M fund. This summer he will be joining EY’s M&A consulting practice focusing on the Technology sector. When he isn’t at school, Jonathan enjoys rock climbing, playing soccer, and most competitive sports.
Brionna DeVos graduated from Ohio State University in 2014 with a B.S. in Business Administration, specializing in Investment Management. Prior to attending USC Marshall, she worked in the private wealth management industry where she was responsible for $800M worth of liquid assets and 150+ client relationships. She became interested in investing as a child in the early 2000s during the golden age of hedge funds. This summer she will be in EYs M&A consulting practice. In her spare time, Brionna enjoys playing volleyball and attending live music concerts.
Jordan Gumm graduated from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo in 2013 with a B.S. in Economics. Prior to attending USC Marshall, he worked in risk consulting at KPMG in San Francisco and Australia. His favorite investor is David Einhorn and he enjoys following financial news in the Wall Street Journal. This summer he will be working for Perella Weinberg Partners as an investment banker in Los Angeles. In his spare time, Jordan enjoys golfing, traveling, and watching sports.
Xingyuan (Thea) Zhang
Xingyuan (Thea) Zhang graduated from Tongji University in 2008 with a B.Eng. in Civil Engineering. Prior to attending USC Marshall, she worked in both the private and public sectors of real estate in China. She came to USC Marshall to pivot into a REIT portfolio management career. Her favorite book on investing is Barbarians at the Gate by Bryan Burrough. In her spare time, Thea enjoys spending time with her two daughters.