The Swiss bank’s asset management unit has appointed industry veteran Julie Koo in a new role as head of institutional distribution for Asia Pacific.
The head of its Asian asset management arm, Rene Buehlmann, outlines his views on the key industry drivers and where his firm will be looking to make an impact in the future.
Cross-border flows have become a bigger driver of Asian real estate investment volume, with Singapore displacing China as the region's biggest exporter of capital into property.
Incoming Asia-Pacific head at UBS Global Asset Management, Rene Buehlmann, plans to use insights from two decades at the Swiss bank to continue to build the regional business.
UBS's investment arm has seen another big recent departure in Asia, as CEO Kai Sotorp joins Manulife Asset Management as global head of asset and wealth management.
Morgan Stanley names new Asia wealth head, ex-UBS Global AM bond head to join Henderson, CICC exec joins Credit Suisse, and White & Case names new partner in Asia.