SINGAPORE (22 January 2018) – Eastspring Investments (“Eastspring”), the USD 170 billion Asian investment management arm of Prudential plc, announced today the appointment of industry veteran, Colin Graham, as Chief Investment Officer, Multi Asset Solutions.
Reporting to Virginie Maisonneuve, Chief Investment Officer, Eastspring, Colin joined Eastspring in Singapore on 15 January 2018. In his role, Colin will lead and further develop the Multi Asset Solutions team. He has overall responsibility for the investment process, philosophy and portfolio strategy.
Ms Maisonneuve says: “Colin’s appointment will strengthen Eastspring’s growing investment offering, with a Multi Asset solution capability that complements our existing asset classes.”
Colin has more than 25 years of asset management experience, predominantly in Global and Asian multi asset solutions. Most recently he served as Chief Investment Officer, Multi Asset Solutions for BNP Paribas Investment Partners in London.
Prior to this, he was Managing Director, Co-Head of Global Multi Asset Strategies, Multi Asset Client Solutions at BlackRock. He also was a portfolio manager at Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (formerly Mercury Asset Management).
“We are delighted to welcome Colin to Eastspring. He brings outstanding multi asset investment experience and leadership across all aspects of portfolio management. His insights will help drive innovation and continuing excellence in our investment activities.
“Colin’s appointment will enable us to provide market leading solutions to meet the diverse investment needs of our global clients,” Ms Maisonneuve added.
About Eastspring Investments:
Eastspring Investments, part of Prudential Corporation Asia, is Prudential's asset management business in Asia. With operations in 10 Asian markets as well as offices in North America and Europe), we have almost 2,500 employees and USD 170 billion in assets under management (as of 30 June 2017).
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