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BNY Mellon Investment Manager Makes Senior Hires for China Market

BNY Mellon Investment Management, the world’s largest multi-boutique asset manager with $1.8 trillion AUM, announced the hiring of Lydia Wu as Institutional Sales Director for China and Gigi Wang as Business Development Manager for the China market.

” BNY Mellon, with $1.8 Trillion AUM,  Hires Lydia Wu and Gigi Wang for the China Market “

Lydia will be based in Hong Kong while Gigi will be based in Shanghai.  Both Lydia and Gigi will report to Jessie Zhang, Head of Institutional Distribution for Greater China and Southeast Asia.

Lydia joins from State Street Global Advisors where she was the Vice President of China Business Development and prior, Morgan Stanley Investment Management.  Gigi joins from Bosera Asset Management where she held the role of Institutional Business Development Director.



Lindsay Wright, Head of Distribution and Co-Head of BNY Mellon Investment Management, Asia Pacific:

“Both Lydia and Gigi have proven track records in the Chinese institutional asset management space. They are highly adept at identifying clients’ needs, matching the appropriate solution, and delivering first rate client service, making them a good fit for BNY Mellon Investment Management.

“So far this year our Asia Pacific investment management business has seen strong interest across a range of our investment boutiques and investment strategies as clients seek diversity and choice. We are looking forward to Lydia and Gigi’s contribution to our team.”

Source: Official Press Release


About BNY Mellonbny-mellon-logo-thumbnail

The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation, commonly referred to as BNY Mellon, is an American worldwide banking and financial services corporation formed on July 1, 2007, as a result of the merger of The Bank of New York and Mellon Financial Corporation. BNY Mellon is the world’s largest custodian bank with more than $29.5 trillion in assets in custody. It also has over $1.664 trillion in assets under management. The Bank of New York is the oldest banking corporation in the United States, and the 20th oldest bank in the world, having been established on June 9, 1784, by American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton.

  • Origin: New York, United States
  • Assets: US$393.7 billion
  • Revenue: US$ 15.2 billion
  • Employees 51,200

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