$939 Billion Asset Manager Schroders Hires JP Morgan Swa Wu as Investment Director for Asia Fixed Income Business
24th November 2022 | Hong Kong
Schroders, one of European largest asset manager with $939 billion AUM (Assets under Management), has hired JP Morgan Asset Management Swa Wu as Investment Director (Credit) for Schroders Asia fixed income business. Swa Wu joins Schroders from JP Morgan Asset Management after more than 10 years, where she last held the role of Senior Fixed Income Investment Specialist (Executive Director). Swa Wu as Schroders Investment Director for Credit, will be focused on Schroders Global & Asian credit strategies, and will report to Jonathan Harris, Schroders Investment Director for Credit. Schroders Investment Director for Credit Jonathan Harris: “Swa’s arrival further supports Schroders’ focus on expanding our considerable credit capability in Asia. We are continually looking at ways in which we can better deliver the breadth of investment opportunities that credit can provide to our clients and this appointment will enhance our ability to do so.” As of June 2022, Schroders manages around £146.9 billion in Fixed Income strategies. Earlier in November 2022, Schroders announced leadership changes in APAC – See announcement
“ $939 Billion Asset Manager Schroders Hires JP Morgan Swa Wu as Investment Director for Asia Fixed Income Business “
Schroders Investment Director for Credit Swa Wu
Swa Wu – Investment Director (Credit) for Schroders Asia fixed income business. Swa Wu joins Schroders from JP Morgan after more than 10 years, where last held the role of Senior Fixed Income Investment Specialist. Swa Wu as Schroders Investment Director for Credit will be focused on Schroders Global & Asian credit strategies, and will report to Jonathan Harris, Schroders Investment Director for Credit.
Founded in 1804, Schroders is one of Europe’s largest independent investment management firms by assets under management. As at 30 June 2022, assets under management were £773.4 billion (€898.4 billion; US$939.2 billion). Schroders has continued to deliver strong financial results. It has a market capitalisation of circa £7.7 billion and employs over 5,800 people across 38 locations. Schroders offers innovative products and solutions across their five business areas of solutions; institutional; mutual funds; private assets & alternatives; and wealth management. Clients include insurance companies, pension schemes, sovereign wealth funds, endowments and foundations. They also manage assets for end clients as part of their relationships with distributors, financial advisers and online platforms.
Schroders’ strategic aims are to grow their asset management business, build closer relationships with end clients and expand their private assets and alternatives business. Schroders’ purpose is to provide excellent investment performance to clients through active management. The business channels capital into sustainable and durable businesses to accelerate positive change in the world. Schroders’ business philosophy is based on the belief that if we deliver for clients, we deliver for Shareholders and other stakeholders. Further information about Schroders can be found at www.schroders.com.hk.