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Standard Life Investments appoints Multi-Asset Investment Directors in Asia
29 July 2015
Standard Life Investments, the global asset manager, today announced the appointments of two multi-asset investment specialists in Asia. Jason Yu and Dongyue Zhang have been appointed as Investment Directors within the Global Investment Specialist team, based in Hong Kong.
As Standard Life Investments continues to expand its international footprint, the appointments are integral to its Asia growth strategy, whilst further reinforcing its multi-asset investment capabilities globally.
In the newly created roles, Jason and Dongyue will contribute to Standard Life Investments’ business globalization through supporting the growth of its multi-asset suite of products in the Asian markets, ensuring investment knowledge transfer to and providing strategic insights from the Asia Pacific region which will help to drive future asset class strategies and product development.
David Peng, Head of Asia, Standard Life Investments, said:
"These appointments signify the commitment we have to clients in Asia as we continue to grow in the region. It is truly an exciting time to welcome Jason and Dongyue on board, particularly when investor demand for our multi-asset offerings is increasing. I have no doubt that their Asia-based investment capability will add significant value to the business as we strive to deliver an exceptional investment experience for our clients near and far."
Jason and Dongyue both report to Jonathan Price, Global Head of Investment Specialists, Standard Life Investments, who said:
"Jason and Dongyue’s appointments underscore our strategy to strengthen our Investment Specialist capabilities with regional market presence. They will complement our 58-strong multi-asset investment team and deepen our presence in Asia."
Jason joins from Wellington Management Company where he was an Investment Director specialising in fixed income and absolute return products.
Dongyue joins from Goldman Sachs Asset Management, where he was a Vice President and a Portfolio Manager in the Global Portfolio Solutions Group.