Building on the results of a survey of over 250 COOs in 15 countries conducted at the end of last year, AsianInvestor spoke to COOs at leading firms about how their remit and priorities have changed following the pandemic – and whether that means broadening the scope in their involvement in initiatives such as change management and technology implementation.
The US fund giant’s Asia-Pacific chief operating officer has left after seven years in the role and 17 with the firm. He spoke to AsianInvestor about his next move.
Aberdeen Asset Management's Asia-Pacific chief operating officer impressed clients on several fronts in 2015 despite his firm having a tough time amid emerging-market outflows.
Jeff Levy is one of a raft of deeply experienced chief operating officers to be appearing with increasing frequency at Asia-based hedge funds these days. He spoke exclusively to AsianInvestor.
Frank Klausfelder, formerly head of Greater China and Southeast Asia, is now Asia-Pacific chief operating officer, while senior marketing executive Barbara Wong has left the firm.
After making a raft of investment and sales hires in the region, the Swiss firm is building out its middle and back office and mulling a QFII licence application.