The appointment will take effect on August 8, with Torres set to retire and return to Europe after 23 years with the group.
AsianInvestor spoke to BNP Paribas Investment Partners' newly promoted Christian Bucaro about the developing investment landscape in Southeast Asia.
BNPP IP's Asia chief resigns; Pioneer poaches Neuberger trio; JP Morgan boosts funds team; PwC appoints China chairman; Japan names FSA chief; HKEx revamps listings team; and SocGen names sales heads.
Asian investors should look to Latin America, says BNP Paribas Investment Partners, which aims to grow its emerging market portfolio to at least a fifth of its total AUM.
BNPP IP names Asia-Pac/EM head, Natixis appoints HK wholesale head, Northern Trust expands in Mid East, Walkers adds in HK, new Double Haven CEO, Schulte builds in HK