People Moves

Who's Moving Where In Wealth Management? – First Sentier Investors

Editorial Staff, 23 September 2022


The latest moves and appointments for senior roles for Asia-Pacific wealth management.

First Sentier Investors
First Sentier Investors has appointed Miranda Poon as director, institutional business, in the North Asia distribution team.

Based in Hong Kong, Poon reports to Lauren Prendiville, managing director and head of distribution, Asia. Poon will play a pivotal role in growing the firm's institutional business in North Asia covering sovereign wealth, central banks, insurance companies, endowments, government entities and consultants.

Poon has over 20 years of distribution and client management experience in the asset management industry and has represented a number of quality institutions over this time. 

First Sentier Investors manages $149.4 billion in assets, as at 30 June 2022. Formerly known as First State Investments, in August 2019 the firm was acquired by Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group.

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