The Hong Kong-based fund house has promoted internally to fill the role, amid an ongoing management reshuffle.
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Two more senior executives have left the Hong Kong fund house following a recent leadership shake-up.
The $2.4 trillion funds giant said it would appoint replacements in the two pan-Asia roles.
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China's sovereign wealth fund is accelerating its overseas drive into private equity, property and infrastructure after recording a return of 6.22% last year.
Local investment boutiques will continue to prosper in Asia, alongside cross-border tie-ups, say executives from global fund houses, given the high cost of building onshore businesses.
The US-based asset manager has hired a Greater China equity portfolio manager and three other investment professionals.
There has also been a robust rise in the number of asset management firms licensed in the city, according to the local regulator's annual report on fund management activity.