Diego Parrilla has joined Old Mutual Global Investors in Singapore to promote its new gold and silver fund and develop absolute-return strategies.
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.
Some fund managers are arguing the case for Asian equities despite the likelihood of further US interest rate rises this year.
OMGI hires for EM debt role; TPG takes on Asia MD; PE specialist joins Weil; MD to run MCAM's new HK office; and Stoxx creates Australia, NZ role.
Old Mutual Global Investors has recruited Simon MacKinnon to help drive the asset manager's Asia-Pacific expansion. Shanghai-based Mackinnon previously worked at PE firms SMC Capital China and Cinven.
The UK fund house has appointed a regional product and strategy manager and is planning two new retail funds for launch in Hong Kong as part of its expansion strategy.