Eaton Vance Management International (Asia) Pte. Ltd. (Eaton Vance Asia), a subsidiary of Eaton Vance Corp., has appointed Ryan Changwon Kim as business development director, Asia.
Based in Singapore, Kim is responsible for identifying and developing relationships with private banks, fund of funds, institutional investors and other investors in Asia, ex-Japan, primarily South Korea. As of September 30, Eaton Vance and its affiliates manage US$10.9 billion in Asia for Asian clients.
This includes managed assets of US$2.1 billion of separate accounts managed by 49 percent-owned Hexavest, which are not included in Eaton Vance Corp.’s consolidated assets under management. Kim reports to Robert White, president, Eaton Vance Asia.
Kim joins Eaton Vance Asia with nearly two decades of experience in the financial industry. He was most recently an executive director at Robeco Institutional Asset Management in Hong Kong. Previously, Kim was associated with Mercer, the Korean Investment Corporation and Mirae Asset Daewoo Securities. Kim graduated from Seoul National University with a B.A. in Business Administration and is fluent in Korean and English.