Asset Management One International Ltd., (AMOI) has appointed Lora-Ann Chiginsky as Director, Business Development, EMEA, as the company continues to build on and deliver its growth ambitions. With an established career of over 25 years in the industry, Lora-Ann is an experienced business developer with an extensive track-record in the asset management industry. Lora-Ann joins AMOI at a time of continued growth, following the appointment of Andrea Favaloro as Head of the team in December and Ursula Schliessler as Independent Non-Executive Director earlier this year. Reporting to Andrea, Lora-Ann joins the experienced Business Development team in executing the business strategy and delivering on the company’s EMEA growth plans.
Prior to this appointment Lora-Ann was at Nikko Asset Management as Director, EMEA Institutional Business Development & Relationship Management, where she orchestrated the launch of the firm’s European institutional business and expanded the Japanese and Asian equity investment offerings to European clients. Previous to this she was Associate Director, European Institutional Business Development at Wellington Management Company.
Asset Management One Co., Ltd., is one of the largest asset managers in Asia with over $490bn AUM*, providing a leading range of Japanese and Asian investment strategies for pension funds, financial institutions and some of the world’s largest institutional and corporate investors. With a global network of subsidiary offices across London, New York, Singapore and Hong Kong, Lora-Ann joins the London office and will work closely with the Tokyo headquarters.
Mr. Andrea Favaloro, Head of Business Development, EMEA, commented:
‘The appointment of Lora-Ann and her extensive experience and insight is instrumental as we continue to strengthen our capabilities and further enhance the proposition for our clients. We welcome Lora-Ann on-board at a time when the new long-term business plan is being implemented as part of our continued expansion for the EMEA region in the face of these unprecedented global challenges.’
Background on the firm:
Asset Management One Co., Ltd. is one of the largest asset managers in Asia with over USD 490bn AUM* and a leading position amongst both institutional and retail clients in Japan. Headquartered in Tokyo and providing investment strategies to some of the world’s largest institutional investors, Asset Management One has a global network of subsidiary offices across London, New York, Singapore and Hong Kong.
Asset Management One International Ltd., the London based subsidiary, is responsible for the servicing of institutional clients throughout the EMEA region. Asset Management One International offers an extensive range of investment strategies and solutions available in a range of structures including a UCITS Fund or bespoke mandates, many of which are award winning, to sovereign wealth funds, pension funds, financial institutions and other large institutional and corporate investors in EMEA.
*as at 31st December 2019
Asset Management One International Ltd. is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. This article is targeted at Professional Investors only.
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