Fullerton Fund Management announces leadership changes

SINGAPORE - Fullerton Fund Management on Tuesday announced some changes to its leadership, naming a new head of equities, co-head of multi-asset and head of fixed income.

Mr Ken Goh, formerly the chief executive of CIMB Principal Asset Management's Singapore office, has been appointed Fullerton's new head of equities.

Mr Vincent Chan, previously the Asia head of multi-asset products at Schroders Investment Management, has been appointed co-head of multi-asset at Fullerton.

And Ms Ong Guat Cheng, who now manages Fullerton's Asian local currency bond and fixed income absolute returns strategies, has been promoted to head of fixed income.

The three asset class heads will report directly to chief investment officer Patrick Yeo.

"Fullerton is focused on investing in and the strengthening of our leadership team, to ensure we remain well positioned to deliver value to clients, while navigating a constantly evolving market environment," Mr Yeo said.

"As we continue to grow our assets under management, we are pleased to share these new appointments, which are aligned with Fullerton's vision of being a global leader in asset management."

Mr Goh will be joining Fullerton on July 1. He will lead and manage the equities team, including members in Fullerton's overseas offices. His key focus areas include refining and articulating Fullerton's investment views and equity strategies, as well as to drive solid and consistent investment performance.

Mr Chan will be joining Fullerton on July 1 too, and will help lead Fullerton's efforts in enhancing and managing the multi-asset investment proposition for clients.

Ms Ong will assume her new responsibilities on July 1. She has been with Fullerton for 14 years, and has delivered a consistent and strong investment track record as the lead portfolio manager of Fullerton's local currency bond strategies.

In her expanded role, she will lead the portfolio managers and analysts in Singapore and China, and have investment oversight of all fixed income strategies.