Acadian Hires Executive for Asia Office

August 31, 2011 ( – Acadian Asset Management Singapore Pte Ltd announced Ho Yew Weng has joined the firm as Director of Institutional Sales, Asia-ex Japan. 

In a sales and client service capacity, he will assist Acadian’s expanding business efforts in Asia-ex Japan.

According to the announcement, Yew Weng most recently served as Managing Director at Vanguard Investments Singapore, where he focused on managing institutional relationships in North Asia. Prior to that, he was Director, Business Development and Marketing at UOB Asset Management in Singapore. His professional background also includes nine years of work in various positions at the Singapore Economic Development Board.

Yew Weng holds an MA in International and Development Economics from Yale University, and a B.Sc. in Economics (First Class Honours) from the London School of Economics.