Andrew Weiss, Weiss Asset Management
Andrew Weiss is President and CIO of Weiss Asset Management, co-founder of Child Relief International, and Professor emeritus of Economics at Boston university. Weiss graduated from Williams College, received his Ph.D. in Economics from Stanford University, and was an Associate Professor of Economics at Columbia University. He is in the top 1% of most highly cited economists. His research on credit markets with Joseph Stiglitz was prominently cited by the Nobel Prize committee. Weiss is a fellow of the Econometric Society, and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He has been featured in articles in Forbes, Time Magazine (International Edition), and Outstanding Investor Digest. He is a member of the Advisory Boards of the Center for Development Economics at Williams College, and the Center for Effective Global Action at the University of California at Berkeley.