Ian Chong, CFA, Vice President, joined the firm in 2013. Ian is a Portfolio Manager on the Emerging Markets Debt team based in Singapore, focusing on China onshore fixed income portfolios. He has been based in both Singapore and Shanghai and was previously involved in Asian fixed income and currencies for both dedicated Asian and Global Emerging Market local-currency debt portfolios. Ian joined the firm from ING Investment Management where he held a similar role. Before that, he was a portfolio specialist within Investment Management Asia-Pacific at UBS. Earlier in his tenure at UBS he worked as a junior portfolio manager for fixed income, after completing the graduate program in investment management. Ian obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the National University of Singapore and has been awarded the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.