GAM Emerging Market Equity team appoints Lynn Xing

ynn Xing has joined the GAM emerging market equity team based in Hong Kong. Xing joins from Bank of China where she was an investment manager in the private equity group managing both private and public investments. 

Prior to Bank of China Lynn worked for four years at Ernst & Young in Hong Kong and formerly Denmark giving her a China, Asian regional and international perspective.

With lengthy experience engaging with corporate management, conducting detailed financial and investment analysis and portfolio management plus a strong macro-economic background, Xing will report to Robert Mumford in Hong Kong who is a portfolio manager in the GAM global emerging equity team managing Asian and Chinese equity investment strategies.

Mumford says: “Lynn brings an exceptional and diverse range of skills to the team. It’s great to have her on board.”

The GAM emerging market equity team is run by Tim Love out of London. With lengthy experience in emerging markets, the GAM emerging market equity team seek to employ a unique approach incorporating proprietary top down and bottom up modelling with traditional bottom up analysis to generate optimal risk adjusted returns.

Love says: “We are excited about the prospects for emerging markets at this stage of the cycle as an investment grade laggard appealing to value, growth and yield investors – and are thrilled Lynn has joined us on this adventure.”