The former Asia head of Merian Global Investors – formerly Old Mutual Global Investors – has just joined the Chinese asset manager.
UK-based Old Mutual Global Investors' managing director for the region will be moving on following other recent departures, AsianInvestor can reveal.
The fund house has hired Richard Mo, formerly of JP Morgan Asset Management, to drive its China plans, which could include an onshore presence. AsianInvestor spoke to Asia MD Carol Wong.
Having hired its first Southeast Asia sales head, Old Mutual Global Investors is eyeing Singapore’s retail funds market and talking to potential partners in Malaysia and Thailand.
The CEO of Old Mutual Global Investors is aiming to recruit star managers along with other staff in Asia as part of a regional expansion. But Julian Ide wants employees who fit in with the asset manager's culture.
UK-based Old Mutual Global Investors is expanding its network of private banks in Asia and plans to register funds for retail distribution in Hong Kong and Singapore.