Investec Asset Management has expanded its advisor business in Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Korea, South East Asia and Singapore with the appointment of Beonca Yip as regional head of advisor distribution, Asia ex Japan.
Yip (pictured) will report to Richard Garland, managing director, Americas, Japan and Asia advisor client groups.
Yip brings with her 17 years of Asian asset management industry experience. She joins from Eastspring Investments where she was head of retail in Asia and Europe. Prior to this, she was chief marketing officer, Asia ex Japan at Societe Generale Asset Management.
Garland says: “We are delighted to welcome Beonca’s significant experience and skill to our growing team, adding further depth in response to the growth of our intermediary distribution businesses in Asia ex Japan.”