Beautiful Chinese Landscape


Team Members
Christopher Legallet, Partner

Christopher Legallet, Partner Chris Legallet joined Newport Asia as a partner in 2004. He has been a portfolio manager specializing in Asia and China equities since 1992, first for Jupiter Asset Management in Hong Kong and then with Newport Pacific Management in San Francisco. Prior to portfolio management, he worked in Asian equity institutional sales at Salomon Brothers. Chris lived in Hong Kong for eight years and has traveled extensively throughout the region. He holds an M.B.A. and a B.A. in Economics from the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA). He also studied Chinese at UCLA and at Nankai University in Tianjin, China. Chris is on the Advisory Board of the UCLA Anderson School of Management Center for Global Management and is a member of the Board of Directors of Achieve Tahoe.