Matthews Asia appoints global chief investment officer

Joins from Nikko Asset Management

James Baxter-Derrington
clock
Matthews Asia's Yu-Ming Wang
Image:

Matthews Asia's Yu-Ming Wang

Matthews Asia has announced the appointment of Yu-Ming Wang to the newly created role of president and global chief investment officer, based in San Francisco.

Wang joins from Nikko Asset Management, where he served as deputy president and global CIO, and brings with him 34 years of industry experience. He will be a member of the firm's executive committee and provide "leadership and oversight" for the investment team. Year of the Rat: A new dawn for China? Current chief investment officer and portfolio manager Robert Horrocks will continue in his roles with no change to his day to day responsibilities. Will Hackett, chief executive officer of Matthews Asia, said: "We are excited to appoint someone of Yu-Ming's considerable experience to ...

To continue reading this article...

Join Investment Week

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, analysis and opinion from the investment industry, including the Sustainable Hub covering fund news from the ESG space
  • Get ahead of regulatory and technological changes affecting fund management
  • Important and breaking news stories selected by the editors delivered straight to your inbox each day
  • Weekly members-only newsletter with exclusive opinion pieces from leading industry experts
  • Be the first to hear about our extensive events schedule and awards programmes

Join now

 

Already an Investment Week
member?

Login

More on People moves

Matthew Beesley will become CEO of Jupiter in October

Industry reaction: Jury is out on possibility of Jupiter turnaround

Taking over in October

Kathleen Gallagher
clock 28 June 2022 • 3 min read
King joins from Federated Hermes after nearly four years, where he was manager of wholesale sales.

AllianceBernstein expands sales team with new UK retail hire

Joins from Federated Hermes

clock 28 June 2022 • 1 min read
Andrew Formica of Jupiter plans to relocate back to Australia

Jupiter's Formica to retire in October

Replaced by Matthew Beesley

Kathleen Gallagher
clock 28 June 2022 • 1 min read
Trustpilot