Manulife Investment Management has promoted Hui-Jian Koh to Singapore CEO. She reports to Michael Dommermuth, Head of Wealth and Asset Management for Asia.
Regulatory approval has been obtained for the appointment of the CEO. Koh will also retain his role as head of retail distribution and partnerships for Southeast Asia.
Koh joined the company in 2019 as Head of Retail Distribution and Partnership in Singapore. Since then, she has been instrumental in driving the company’s sustainable growth and creating positive revenue momentum by working closely with the Singapore-based and regional functional teams.
In his new role, Koh has executive responsibility for developing and executing the firm’s corporate strategy in Singapore and will oversee all of its wealth and asset management activities in the market. She will continue to work effectively with strategic distribution partners in Southeast Asia to deliver wealth management solutions to help achieve clients’ financial goals.
Prior to joining Manulife Investment Management, Koh was a Product Manager at Prudential where she led the development of protection, endowment, investment-related, and medical and group products. Previously, she was Head of Retail Distribution at Eastspring Investments, where she was responsible for formulating and driving retail distribution strategy across various distribution channels.