May Tong

May Tong

Senior Vice President,
Portfolio Manager,
Franklin Advisers Inc

Location New York, US
Tenure 2018

May Tong is a senior vice president, portfolio manager for Franklin Templeton Multi-Asset Solutions (FTMAS). She has portfolio management responsibilities for US-based multi asset strategies and the Franklin NextStep Funds serving global clients.

Ms. Tong joined Franklin Templeton Investments in 2018 with 17 years of investment industry experience. Prior to that, Ms. Tong was a portfolio manager and head of portfolio implementation and management for Voya Investment Management's Multi-Asset Strategies and Solutions Team. In that role, she was responsible for target-date, target-risk, 529 plans, multi-manager, retirement income and portable alpha strategies. Previously, she was a trader/portfolio manager for index and quantitative funds with Merrill Lynch Investment Manager's Quantitative Advisors group before its merger with Blackrock.

Ms. Tong holds a B.S. in Accounting and Finance from Boston College and an M.B.A from Columbia University. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder