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Principal Global Investors appoints managing director for Asia


Principal Global Investors has appointed Andrea Muller as managing director for Asia-ex Japan and chief executive of PGI East Asia, based in Singapore.

Effective 30 March, she will head the region with responsibility for activities in Asia-ex Japan, including the Singapore and Hong Kong offices.

Muller has over 23 years of experience with large multinational firms and was most recently the head of Fitch Ratings Asia Pacific.

Prior to that, she spent ten years with UBS in investment banking then asset management, in both Paris and Singapore.

"We are pleased to have Andrea join our organisation," says Jim McCaughan (pictured), chief executive of Principal Global Investors. "She has an impressive track record in the asset management, investment banking and ratings industry with established financial institutions. We have ambitious aims in Asia, and her range of experience makes her an excellent fit for our business."

Muller replaces Kirk West, who was promoted to executive director-international distribution in November. West now oversees distribution for PGI in Asia, Australia, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East.

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