- 3 YEARS WITH J.P. MORGAN
- 29 YEARS IN THE INDUSTRY
Ayaz Ebrahim, managing director, is a portfolio manager and chairs the Asia Pacific Asset Allocation Committee within the Emerging Markets and Asia Pacific (EMAP) Equities team based in Hong Kong. Ayaz joined the Firm in September 2015 and was previously with Amundi Hong Kong where he spent more than five years as the CIO of Asia ex-Japan equities and Deputy Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Prior to that Ayaz was the CIO, Asia Pacific, for both HSBC Global Asset Management and Deutsche Asset Management. From 1991 to 2002, he worked at Crédit Agricole Asset Management Hong Kong (now named Amundi Hong Kong Limited), initially as an investment manager and subsequently as CIO for Asia. Ayaz was an analyst at Hoare Govett from 1990-1991 and at Barclays De Zoete Wedd from 1989-1990. He began his career as an executive in the Listing Division of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Ayaz holds a Doctorate degree in Civil Law (DCL) and a Bachelor of Science degree (Hons) in Accountancy from the University of East Anglia in the United Kingdom.