AsianInvestor gained the views of GSAM chairman Sheila Patel on how Asian investing has changed, and why she hopes to see more definitive investment flows into the region.
Talented and experienced women are undervalued in asset management, say top female executives, who advocate mentoring men to reduce misunderstanding in the workplace.
The region’s largest institutional investors see diversification by asset class as a risk mitigation strategy, according to AsianInvestor’s AI300 survey.
The decision to base Sheila Patel in Singapore from next year as head of its international business is to split management between admin and client interests for a growth strategy.
Goldman Sachs Asset Management has appointed Sheila Patel as international head. She will relocate to Singapore and take over Asia Pacific ex-Japan leadership from Oliver Bolitho.