About Us

Red Pulse

Jonathan Ha,CFA
Founder, CEO
Jonathan Ha is the founder and CEO of Red Pulse, a research ecosystem for China. Mr. Ha has a prior background in management consulting, having advised major financial institutions on operations and corporate strategy. Jonathan studied computer engineering and economics at the University of Pennsylvania, and subsequently received an MBA from the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business. Mr. Ha is a CFA charterholder.
Stanley Chao,CFA,CAIA
Co-founder, Head of Data
Stanley Chao is co-founder and Head of Data at Red Pulse. Mr. Chao has a prior background in the investment industry in hedge funds, quantitative trading, and alternative investments. Stanley has a Bachelor of Science in Applied and Computational Mathematical Sciences and a Certificate in Computational Finance, both from the University of Washington. Mr. Chao is a CFA and CAIA charterholder.
Peter Alexander
Co-founder, Non-executive Chairman
Peter Alexander is Co-founder and Non-executive Chairman of Red Pulse. Mr. Alexander is also the Founder and Managing Director of Z-Ben Advisors, a research firm focused on China's asset management industry. He previously held roles at Prudential Financial and Nationwide Bank. Mr. Alexander has 25 years of experience in China financial services and is fluent in both Chinese and English.
James Maher,CFA
COO
James Maher is the Chief Operating Officer at Red Pulse, and heads up Research, Finance and other operations. Mr. Maher was a sell side analyst at ThinkEquity Partners, where he was a Wall Street Journal Award winner, and a buy side analyst at Palo Alto Investors. Mr. Maher received an MBA from the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business and is a CFA charterholder.
Dylan Blankenship
CPO
Dylan Blankenship is Chief Product Officer at Red Pulse, and will be leading the development of the new Red Pulse platform. Mr. Blankenship previously served as CTO at juwai.com, and brings with him over 20 years of experience in the tech field.
Naveet McMahon
Managing Director
Naveet McMahon is Managing Director, Business Development of Red Pulse. She previously held leadership roles at China Money Network and Acuris Group HK. Mrs. McMahon has a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Physiology from the University of Reading, UK, and brings over 20 years of experience in Greater China multi-media and financial data services.