Daily People Moves – January 19

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Jacqueline Pang was named Head of ETF Sales, Asia Pacific at HSBC Global Asset Management. Pang most recently served as head of ETF capital markets, Asia Pacific at State Street Global Advisors.

Manulife Investment Management has appointed Grace Ho as Head of Direct Digital Business and Portfolios for Asia. In this new role, she will expand the firm’s digitally-enabled distribution capability in the new normal; catering to customer needs across investing and retirement, and developing new distribution models with intermediaries and direct digital platforms. Prior to this, Ho was the firm’s chief marketing officer for Asia.

Benjie Fraser assumed the role of Regional Segment Head of asset owners in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) at State Street Corporation. Before joining State Street, Fraser led the global pensions business at JP Morgan.

Edward Kung has joined Varagon Capital Partners as a Managing Director of Business Development and Investor Relations. Kung was previously director of investor relations at Evolution Credit Partners.

Mirova has appointed Nathalie Wallace as Head of Environmental, Social and Governance and Development. Before Mirova, Wallace was global head of ESG investment strategy at State Street Global Advisors.