US investment firm Muzinich & Co has hired Alexis Ng as country manager, Singapore and managing director, Asia Pacific, effective January 2019.
Ng has over 20 years of industry experience, and joins from Aberdeen Standard Investments, where she was most recently Asia Pacific head of distribution.
Prior to Aberdeen Standard, she was with First State Investments as country head, Singapore, and head of distribution, Asia.
Ng has been tasked with developing Muzinich’s relationships with private banks as well as institutional and wholesale investors in Asia Pacific.
‘Asia is a key market for us as we expand the firm’s global footprint,’ founder and CEO George Muzinich wrote in a statement.
Muzinich specialises in public and private corporate credit, and has headquarters in New York and London.
The asset manager had $32 billion under management globally as of end-October.