Aili Chen is a Senior Associate in the Institutional Advisory & Solutions (IAS) group, focusing on asset allocation and portfolio construction research using systematic, data-driven methods. Before joining PGIM in October 2021, Aili was Vice President and Quantitative Investment Strategist within Morgan Stanley’s Global Investment Office. She developed asset allocation, portfolio construction, and security selection recommendations for financial advisors and clients. Before Morgan Stanley, Aili was a Senior Associate in the Quantitative Advisory Services of EY. Aili earned her BA degrees in Economics and International Relations from China Foreign Affairs University and her MA in Economics from Cornell University.