Andrew Tan joins Northern Trust as head of investment risk, Asia-Pacific region
07 August 2013
News, Singapore, Asia Pacific
By Asia Asset Management
Northern Trust has named Andrew Tan as the head of investment risk and analytical services (IRAS) in the Asia Pacific, leading the delivery of technology, reporting and consulting services for institutional investors and asset managers in the region.
Mr. Tan brings 25 years of industry experience to Northern Trust, most recently as the head of the risk and performance consulting practice at Royal Bank of Canada. As an IRAS leader for the region, he will continue Northern Trust’s development of performance, risk and compliance solutions for asset servicing clients in the region and represent Northern Trust as a thought leader at industry conferences.
“Institutional investors in the Asia-Pacific region face greater demands for transparency and risk management amid volatile markets, and Northern Trust is committed to providing the highest level of service to help clients meet these challenges,” said Teresa Parker, head of the Asia-Pacific region for Northern Trust. “Andrew Tan’s talent and experience in risk and consulting will be valuable to clients as he leverages Northern Trust’s global resources to create monitoring, reporting and analytics solutions tailored to their specific needs.”
Based in Singapore, Mr. Tan will work with IRAS consultants in Singapore, Hong Kong and Australia to design and implement programs for institutional clients in the region. Prior to RBC, Mr. Tan was the head of client services at Toronto Dominion Bank’s corporate and institutional services. A Singapore native, he is a graduate of Washington State University and has lived in North America for more than two decades. He is a CFA charterholder and is a Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute.
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