(Hong Kong, 21 June 2021) — Value Partners Group Limited (together with its subsidiaries, “Value Partners” or “the Group”, Hong Kong Stock Code: 806) is delighted to announce the promotion of Mr. Edwin KAM as the Company’s Deputy Chief Investment Officer for Fixed Income Investments.
Mr. KAM joined Value Partners in 2014 and is a veteran investor with more than 14 years’ experience in the financial industry. He has direct portfolio management responsibility and has been working alongside Mr. Gordon IP, the Company’s Chief Investment Officer for Fixed Income, over the years. Mr. KAM assumed his new role in June 2021 and continues to report to Mr. IP.
“With his extensive knowledge of the mainland China and Asian markets, particularly in high yield credits and private financing, Edwin has played a key role in strategic investment allocation and the portfolio construction process of the Group’s fixed income portfolios.” said Mr. Gordon IP.
Prior to joining Value Partners, Mr. KAM was at Investec Capital Asia Limited, where he specialized in advising listed companies on restructuring and liquidation matters, debt and equity securities issuance, as well as merger and acquisition transactions. Before that, he was an Analyst at Deutsche Bank AG in London.
An industry-recognized credit investor, Mr. KAM has received many prestigious awards in recent years. He was voted as one of the “The Most Astute Investors in Asian G3 Bonds in Hong Kong for 2020” by The Asset’s Benchmark Research Awards, in which he was ranked No. 10. He has been ranked among The Top Astute Investors in the same category for five consecutive years since 2016.
Value Partners wishes to congratulate Mr. KAM on his well-deserved promotion.
“Edwin has made a consistent and valuable contribution to the Group and our investment team. This is a recognition of the hard work and commitment Edwin has demonstrated, to achieve outstanding investment outcomes for our investors.” Mr. Gordon IP added.
Value Partners’ fixed income investment team, led by Mr. IP, is comprised of a seasoned and cohesive team of 11 investment professionals, with in-depth knowledge and proven fixed income expertise in the Greater China and Asia markets.
About Value Partners Group Limited
Value Partners is one of Asia’s largest independent asset management firms that seeks to offer worldclass investment services and products. Since its establishment in 1993, the Company has been a dedicated value investor in Asia and around the world. By the end of May 2021, total assets under theGroup’s management was US$13.1 billion. In November 2007, Value Partners Group became the first asset management firm to be listed on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (Stock code: 806 HK). In addition to its Hong Kong headquarters, the firm operates in Shanghai, Shenzhen, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, and London, and maintains a representative office in Beijing. Value Partners’ investment strategies cover equities, fixed income, multi-asset, quantitative investment solutions, real
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