The asset manager brings Lavin Mok on board as a managing director to run retail sales for Hong Kong and Singapore. Priorities include launching more Asia-themed products.
The asset manager hires Melissa Lee in a newly created role as head of institutional sales covering the region. Separately, its head of Asia sales, Lavin Mok, has left.
Having signed a deal with Manulife, the French asset manager plans to sell at least 10 funds on the island by the end of the year, including thematic products.
The firm has named Lavin Mok as head of Asia sales and Bryan Yip as China equities manager and will transfer its Asia portfolio manager from Paris to Hong Kong.