Andy Rothman is an Investment Strategist with Matthews Asia. In his role, and in his previous work at CLSA, he researches China’s economic and political developments. Before entering the private sector, he spent 17 years in the U.S. Foreign Service, with a focus on China and its economics. He has lived and worked in China for more than 20 years in all. He earned a master’s in public administration from the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs and a bachelor’s degree from Colgate University.