Matthews Asia appoints global chief investment officer

Joins from Nikko Asset Management

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Matthews Asia's Yu-Ming Wang

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 ...

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