Invesco has hired Tan See-Wee as Asia CIO in Hong Kong to replace the vacancy created by Alfred Ho's recent departure for a start-up hedge fund. Currently based in London, Tan is expected to begin in three or four weeks, once his work visa is obtained.
Tan will be responsible for Asian ex-Japan regional products and portfolios, and will report to Anna Tong, investment director.
I interviewed about 15 people and was consciously looking for someone who shares a similar investment style, says Tong.
Tan is an industry veteran who ran Asian portfolios for Merrill Lynch Investment Managers from 1995 to May, 2003. Most of that time he worked...