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Udit Gambhir appointed as Managing Director Asia
Our Group Management Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Udit Gambhir as Managing Director for SGG Asia.
Udit Gambhir, who was until recently the Business Head for Asia and the Managing Director of Singapore for Cim Global Business, will lead SGG’s strategy for Singapore, Hong Kong, India and the broader Asian region from Singapore.
Udit has more than 12 years of experience in hedge funds and private equity. He holds a Masters in Business Administration from FW Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College and a Bachelor of Science from Bentley University; both in Massachusetts, USA.
Prior to joining Cim Global Business, Udit was at Standard Chartered Bank Transaction Banking, where he led the bank's investor segment strategy for securities services in Singapore and the alternative asset services strategy for the wider ASEAN region. He has vast experience in dealing with different asset classes and offshore structuring, with particular focus on Fund & NAV services, Custody and Cash solutions. He has covered multiple clients across the South East Asia region and has worked in multiple geographies such as USA, Canada, India and Singapore
Udit shared on his appointment, “I am very honoured to be driving SGG’s expansion plans in Asia, especially in the Private Equity and Hedge Fund administration services. Looking at emerging markets globally, Asia continues to attract large allocations from various asset classes and shall continue to do so at least for the next 5 years. Out of the Top 10 high growth economies in the world, Asia comprises of extremely important ones and SGG with its three offices in Singapore, Hong Kong and India is absolutely well positioned to meet corporate and institutional client requirements for these growth centres. I look forward to working with the teams across our footprint as we try to accelerate our expansion across this region.”
Christiaan Van Houtven, Group COO shared, "Asia is a key region in our expansion strategy and we will continue to commit and support our growth in this region. I am very pleased to have Udit leading this extremely important region for the Group. His long and proven track record in the alternative funds industry and his in-depth knowledge of the administration business makes him the ideal candidate to drive SGG's Asian business."
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