PineBridge strengthens Asia institutional sales team

10 October 2013   Category: News, Asia, Greater China   By Asia Asset Management

Global multi-asset class manager PineBridge Investments has appointed Peng Luo as managing director, institutional sales for Greater China, with effect from October 15.
Based in Hong Kong, Mr. Luo will report directly to Rajeev Mittal, PineBridge’s Asia Pacific CEO. He will be responsible for enhancing and developing the firm’s relationships with institutional clients in Greater China.
Commenting on the appointment, Mr. Mittal said: “China continues to be a significant focus of our Asia growth strategy and Peng’s appointment will see us further build out PineBridge’s existing offering to institutional clients in Greater China. He is an extremely seasoned finance professional with diverse multi-asset class experience, and we’re delighted to have him join our team.”
Mr. Luo has over 17 years of experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining PineBridge, he was managing director and head of financial institutions & retail sales for China at Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking. He has also worked at Fortis Bank, HSBC and Bank of China. 
Mr. Luo said: “PineBridge has strong regional and global capabilities, and I’m excited to join the team at this pivotal time as the firm is taking a very focused approach to its China strategy to further strengthen its presence.”