Asia continues to lag other regions for integrating ESG principles with investing; better data and stronger regulatory requirements will help institutional investors, market observers say.
In his newly created role, he will have coverage responsibility for financial services companies in the Asian region. At Deutsche, he reports directly to William Nichol, managing director and head of FIG Asia.
LinÆs arrival at Deustche bank comes two months since the firm appointed Dhruv Shrikent as a director of FIG and is in response to growing demand for its services in Asia.
He crosses to Deutsche from JPMorgan where he was vice president of its investment banking team. Lin first joined JPMorgan in 1997 and held positions in its New York, London, Hong Kong and Taipei offices. Prior to JPMorgan, he was employed by Schroders in New York.
Korea Teachers' Credit Union appoints new CIO; AIA Singapore hired ESG head from UOB; Ping An confirms appointment of Benjamin Deng as CIO; Australian Unity hires first head of responsible investment; AMP has new head of portfolio management for multi-assets, Robeco hires Asia fixed income head; Haitong makes three new appointments for institutional clients business; and more.
After two tenures, AsianInvestor's 2021 Standout CIO Jang Dong-hun looks back on the past six years at Korea's Poba with satisfaction.
Risks including property downturn and ongoing pandemic make for difficult investment decisions.
As a pioneer in the Australian super space, CSC continues to focus on core objectives while taking calculated risks in an uncertain macro-economic environment.