PRESS RELEASE: Income Partners, the HK independent fixed income manager, announces appointment of Chief Distribution Officer.
Income Partners, a leading independent Asia Fixed Income asset manager managing US Dollar and local currency Asian bonds, with a focus on Renminbi, has appointed Linda Luk as Chief Distribution Officer of the group.
The Chief Distribution Officer is a newly created senior role, to focus our business development capability and core offerings across the firm’s intermediary relationships. Linda joins Income Partners from Vanguard Investments in Hong Kong, where she was Head of HK Distribution. During her time at Vanguard, led the sales and distribution of Vanguard's ETFs and Mutual Funds to high-net-worth individuals and retail investors through partnership with financial intermediaries across Hong Kong and Singapore, such as global private banks, family offices, consumer banks, insurance companies, brokers, financial advisers and fund platforms.
Prior to Vanguard, Linda held various senior positions with global asset managers such as AIG Investments (later renamed to PineBridge Investments), Henderson Global Investors, Principal Asset Management and HSBC Asset Management. Linda earned her BBA in Finance from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and has held the Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) designation since 2003.
Emil Nguy, CIO & CEO of Income Partners said:
“It is our pleasure and honor to announce that Linda Luk has joined Income Partners, in the newly created role of Chief Distribution Officer. In looking at our Business Development capabilities, we knew we needed a senior figure who was client centric, personable and experienced across all intermediary relationships. Intermediaries continues to be a key channel of funding for Income Partners, and we are confident that with Linda at the helm of our intermediary team, we can develop a robust distribution capability to provide long-term and stable capital to our products, while continuing to enhance our framework and core values of listening to our clients’ needs, and putting them first.”