Distech Financial, today announced that Shun Tse Ling will join the Company as Managing Director and Head of its Asian Institutional business.
Online PR News – 25-June-2016 – Hong Kong – The Asian business represents 80% of the total assets under management and is responsible for all client service and sales activities within the region. Clients include tax-exempt, official institutions, taxable and cash investors. Based in Hong Kong, Mr. Tse Ling will report to Robert Siu Yu, Senior Managing Director and Head of Distech Financial's Asian Client Group. Mr. Tse Ling will also join the firm's Asian Client Group Executive and Asian Operating Committees.
"Shun's depth of experience and broad knowledge of the institutional marketplace will further strengthen our ability to provide clients with best-in-class alpha and beta investment solutions," said Mr. Siu Yu. "We're delighted to add talent of Shun's caliber and look forward to the many contributions he will make to Distech Financial and our clients."
Most recently, Mr. Tse Ling served as a Senior Managing Director in Investor Relations and Business Customer Management (IRBCM) for a top asset manager. In this role, he was responsible for managing all aspects of IRBCM globally for the company’s investment products, including private equity, real estate, credit, hedge funds and fund of hedge funds. Mr. Tse Ling and his team represented the firm's investment capabilities to existing investors, prospects, institutional consultants, private banks and the retail marketplace.
Prior to this, Mr. Tse Ling was Managing Director Alternate Asset Management, the company’s fund of hedge funds. In this capacity, Shun managed all aspects of both departments’ activities for the institutional and retail marketplaces and oversaw all marketing, client retention, cross-selling and distribution efforts.
About Distech Financial
Distech Financial (Distech-Financial.com) is a global investment and trading technology development firm. Since its founding, the firm has earned an international reputation for successful investing based on innovation, careful risk management, and the quality and depth of our staff. Distech Financial has a significant presence in the world's capital markets, investing in a wide range of companies and financial instruments in both developed and developing economies. The company culture demands and rewards analytical rigor and adherence to the highest possible ethical and legal standards, and it has cultivated a collegial work environment that promotes collaboration across disciplines, geographies, and investment strategies.