Fullerton Fund Management Appoints Jenny Sofian as CEO
Fullerton Fund Management has appointed Jenny Sofian as the Chief Executive Officer, effective 1st November 2017. She will takeover the role from Ho Tian Yee, Chairman of the board, and is the interim CEO.
” Amundi Singapore CEO Jenny Sofian Joins Fullerton as CEO “
Jenny joins from Amundi Singapore, where she was the CEO and Head of South Asia since November 2009. She has over two decades of experience across Asia and held investment and business leadership roles. Jenny had joined Amundi in 1996 to manage Asian equity portfolios. She was later appointed Head of Research for Asia and in 1999, promoted to Managing Director.
Fullerton Fund Management is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Temasek Holdings, was founded in 2003 and managed SGD17.3 billion AUM as at 30 September 2017.
Ho Tian Yee, Interim CEO & Chairman of the board of Fullerton Fund Management:
“Jenny’s appointment is the culmination of our search for someone who can lead Fullerton’s growth ambitions and fulfil our long-term plans. Jenny is a proven leader with an established record of growing businesses and creating value for stakeholders. Her people-oriented approach and interpersonal skills will also be a force of motivation for the team. I am confident she is the right person to lead Fullerton on the next phase of its journey.”
Jenny Sofian, CEO of Fullerton Fund Management:
“I am excited to be joining a firm with such talent and track record, and to be part of its growth journey. I believe we are at the cusp of incredible opportunity and prosperity in Asia, and I look forward to working with the rest of the Fullerton team to further the firm’s success and grow it into a “best in class” asset management house. In particular, I intend to focus on accelerating Fullerton’s growth across our key markets, as the firm continues to deliver strong investment returns for clients.”
Source: Official Press Release
About Fullerton Fund Management
Fullerton Fund Management is an Asian and emerging market specialist, with investment capabilities that span equities, fixed income, multi-asset and alternatives. We were incorporated in Singapore in 2003 and are a wholly-owned subsidiary of Temasek Holdings. Prior to our establishment, Fullerton’s investment team operated as the internal fund management division within Temasek, managing its capital resources since 1989.
Today, our clients span government agencies, pension plans, insurance companies, endowments, sovereign wealth and private wealth. With more than 20 years of experience in Asian financial markets, we build on our institutional heritage to provide our clients investment solutions that are long term, research-based and conviction-led.
- Origin: Singapore
- Founded: 2003
- AUM: SGD17.3 billion (30th September 2017)
Official Website: www.fullertonfund.com
News & Media: Press Release
Updated on 30th September 2017
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