Eytan Shapiro obtained a BSc in Economics from City University, London and an MPhil in Economics from Oxford University. He has seventeen years of portfolio management experience. Eytan started his career as an investment analyst at Philips & Drews in London. He joined JP Morgan in 1985 and he is portfolio manager in the US Equity Group. He is responsible for managing the JPM US Smaller Companies fund. Eytan focuses on a fundamental strategy that employs a bottom-up stock selection process by investing in high quality growth companies. He is a member of both the New York Society of Security Analysts and the Association for Investment Management and Research and is a Certified Financial Analyst charter holder.