As Deputy President, Global Head of Investment & Chief Investment Officer, International, Yu-Ming Wang is responsible for overseeing Nikko Asset Management’s investment teams, comprising more than 200 seasoned professionals spanning four continents and seven locations (Tokyo, Singapore, Sydney, Auckland, Hong Kong, London and New York) and covering all global markets and asset classes. Joining Nikko Asset Management as International Chief Investment Officer in January 2013, Mr Wang assumed the additional position of Deputy President in April 2014.
Based in Asia since 2007, Mr Wang was previously Head of Fixed Income at Manulife Asset Management (Hong Kong). Prior to that, he worked at Wachovia Bank for nine years in senior roles in the capital markets division in New York, before moving to Hong Kong to head the global markets business for the Asian region.
Mr Wang earned his bachelor’s degree at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and his MBA from New York University.