Alex Ng

Alex Ng has more than 30 years of international investment experience and since 1999 has been Chief Investment Officer, Asia Pacific for BNP Paribas Asset Management.

Alex first joined the ABN AMRO Group in 1988. In 1991, he established the Hong Kong office of ABN AMRO Asset Management (Asia) Ltd (“AAAM”) which went on to become BNP Paribas Asset Management.

By 1995, Alex had transformed AAAM into the company’s global asset management centre for Asian investments. Over time, Alex expanded the Asian investment network to include Japan, India, Indonesia, Australia and Singapore.

Alex was an early investor into China via the Qualified Foreign Institutional Investor (QFII) program. He was also one of the first foreign entrants into the China domestic asset management industry via a local joint- venture. BNP Paribas Asset Management now has a successful and profitable joint venture with one of the largest onshore brokerages, Haitong Securities. Alex has also served on the Investment Committee of a private equity joint-venture business with Haitong Securities since 2010.

In the late 90’s, Alex established a Japanese Equity investment team in Tokyo and in 2004, he formed a partnership with Ajia Partners, a boutique alternative manager, and Mitsubishi Corp. Together they launched a successful private equity fund investing in Japanese real estate. Alex graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA). He served on the Board of Governors of the CFA Institute from 2003–2006 and the Listing Committee of The Hong Kong Stock Exchange from May 2006 – July 2010. He is currently Chairman of the Children’s Medical Foundation, a Hong Kong based charitable organisation.