Ayaz Ebrahim is a portfolio manager and the co-head of the Asia Pacific regional team at JP Morgan Asset Management in Hong Kong. Before joining the company in September 2015, Ayaz he worked at Amundi Hong Kong, where he spent more than five years as the CIO of Asia ex-Japan equities and deputy CEO. Prior to that, he was the CIO, Asia Pacific, for both HSBC Global Asset Management and Deutsche Asset Management. From 1991 to 2002, he worked at Crédit Agricole Asset Management Hong Kong, now named Amundi Hong Kong, initially as an investment manager and subsequently as CIO for Asia. He holds a degrees in civil law and accountancy.
Robert Lloyd is a country specialist for Japan equities and a member of the Japan Team within the Emerging Markets and Asia Pacific (EMAP) Equities Team at J.P. Morgan Asset Management. Based in Hong Kong, he joined the Firm in Tokyo in 2005 and then transferred to Hong Kong in 2009. Robert previously spent three years with UBS Asset Management in Tokyo as an investment analyst, initially for risk management and latterly for Japanese equities. He began his career as a collateral analyst in the credit group of Deutsche Bank, Tokyo. Robert obtained a B.A. in Literature and Linguistics from the University of Montana, USA.
The investment policy of the Fund is to provide investors with long term capital growth by investing primarily in the securities of companies in the Asia-Pacific region, excluding Japan and Australia except the Manager may, from time to time, invest in Japan and Australia when appropriate investment opportunities arise.
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