International Growth Equity

Team Structure

Focused management team designed to leverage resources and capitalize on expertise:
  • Regional focus leverages team member experience
  • Proprietary quantitative research tools identify opportunities
  • External research supports fundamental analysis
  • Dedicated trader provides market intelligence and best execution
  • More than 15 years of consistent implementation
  • Extensive research and ongoing contact with corporate, government, and monetary authorities

Team

Martin C. Schulz | view bio
Managing Director, International Equity
Industry Experience: 23 years
Calvin Y. Zhang | view bio
Senior Analyst/Portfolio Manager
Industry Experience: 14 years
Robert Zhang | view bio
Senior Analyst
Industry Experience: 12 years
Scott Camp | view bio
Analyst/Trader
Industry Experience: 15 years
Robert Szeles, CFA | view bio
Analyst
Industry Experience: 6 years
Michael Czekaj, CFA | view bio
Analyst
Industry Experience: 7 years
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Martin C. Schulz
Managing Director, International Equity
martin.schulz@pnc.com
Industry Experience: 23 years
B.A., Cornell University
M.B.A., George Washington University
J.D., George Washington University
M.S.S., U.S. Army War College

Martin leads the firm's international equity team responsible for the international core, international growth, and emerging market strategies. He has specific research coverage responsibility for Europe, formulates all investment strategy, and maintains final authority over all investment decisions.  Martin's industry experience extends to 1995 and includes positions in equity research and portfolio management. Prior to joining the firm in 1998, he was a portfolio manager with National City Corporation. Martin is fluent in German and conversant in French and has traveled to more than 90 countries. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in international relations from Cornell University, graduating magna cum laude. He received an M.B.A. in international business, a J.D. from George Washington University, and a Master of Strategic Studies from the U.S. Army War College. A paratrooper, Martin was honored as a General MacArthur Junior Officer Leadership Award winner and retired from the U.S. Army Reserve as a colonel after serving more than 30 years in special operations.

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Calvin Y. Zhang
Senior Analyst/Portfolio Manager
calvin.zhang@pnc.com
Industry Experience: 14 years
B.A., South China University of Technology
M.B.A., University of Rochester

Calvin is a senior research analyst/portfolio manager on the international equity team responsible for research and analysis on all Asian securities. He is the co-manager of the emerging markets strategy. Prior to joining the firm in 2008, he was an analyst and portfolio manager with Driehaus Capital Management, where he covered China, Taiwan, and Korea and helped manage its International Select Portfolio Fund. Previously, he served as an advisory client representative for IBM and as a diplomat in the Foreign Affairs Office of Guangdong, China. Calvin holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and computer science from the South China University of Technology and an M.B.A. from the University of Rochester.

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Robert Zhang
Senior Analyst
robert.zhang@pnc.com
Industry Experience: 12 years
B.S., The Ohio State University
M.S., Kent State University

Robert is a senior research analyst on the international equity team specializing in Southeast Asian securities and a special focus on stocks in emerging Asia. Prior to assuming his current position, he served as an analyst with Victory Capital Management in New York covering emerging-market small-cap equities in the Asia-Pacific region. Previously, he was a risk analyst with Key Bank's fixed-income trading desk. Robert earned a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science and engineering at The Ohio State University and a Master of Science degree in financial engineering from Kent State University.

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Scott Camp
Analyst/Trader
william.camp@pnc.com
Industry Experience: 15 years
B.A., Brown University
M.B.A., Case Western Reserve University

Scott is a research analyst and trader on the international equity team. He provides research coverage on companies in the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and the Middle East. He has also been the dedicated trader for the team since joining the firm as an equity trader in 2007. Scott was previously a NASDAQ market maker/trader with KeyBanc Capital Markets. Prior to that, he was a proprietary floor trader at the Chicago Board of Trade, trading Treasury futures. Scott holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Brown University and an M.B.A. from Case Western Reserve University.

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Robert Szeles, CFA
Analyst
robert.szeles@pnc.com
Industry Experience: 6 years
B.S.B.A., John Carroll University

Bob is a research analyst on the international equity team providing coverage on companies in the Nordics and Eastern Europe. He joined the team in 2013 from PNC Investments, where he was an asset operations associate managing daily issues related to IRA accounts. He was previously a financial analyst with Avery Dennison Corporation. A CFA charterholder, Bob earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from John Carroll University.

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Michael Czekaj, CFA
Analyst
michael.czekaj@pnc.com
Industry Experience: 7 years
B.S., Miami University

Michael is a research analyst on the international equity team providing coverage on companies in Latin America and Africa.  Prior to assuming his current position, Michael served as an analyst with Zelman Capital. Previously he worked at Broadleaf Partners. A CFA charterholder, Michael earned a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from the Farmer Business School at Miami University.