Aviva investors strengthens Asian fixed income team

Adeline Ng appointed head of Asian fixed income

AVIVA Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc, has appointed Adeline Ng as head of Asian fixed income and Alice Wu as analyst, Asian fixed income.

Based in Singapore, they will join the firm on December 11 2017. In her new role, Ng reports to Dan James, global head of fixed income, and will be responsible for leading the fixed income business in the region; ensuring broad coverage of local rates, foreign exchange and credit to feed into Aviva's globally-integrated investment process.

Wu will report to Ng, and will be responsible for further development of regional credit research, aligned to Aviva Investors’ global corporate research platform.

Previously, Ng was head of Asian fixed income at BNP Paribas Asset Management (BNP AM) between 2008 and October 2017. She joined BNP AM in December 2001 as a portfolio manager, and held the position of head of Singapore fixed income from 2005 to 2008. Her career also includes roles at John Hancock International and OUB Asset Management.

Wu previously worked at BNP AM between April 2014 and October 2017, initially as a portfolio analyst before being promoted to fixed income analyst in March 2016.

Jethro Goodchild, head of Asian credit, is leaving Aviva Investors at the end of December to pursue other opportunities.