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Seck will succeed current CEO Guy Strapp, who is retiring after a 12-year stint with Eastspring.
The bidders are believed to be mostly China and Hong Kong-based, and are keen to explore Lorna Jane’s potential growth in the Chinese market.
The firm has promoted Elene Lieskovska and Haseeb Malik to partners and Brad Bauer to deputy CIO.
The fund is expected to reach its final close by the second quarter of 2019.
As the trade war between US and China intensifies, Southeast Asia may be able to emerge as a winner from it.
“The new insolvency and bankruptcy (IBC) code is moving in the right direction. The framework is solid and now needs to be tested in practice,” Allianz IM CEO and CIO for Asia Ritu Arora said.
The direct-to-consumer retailer of natural and organic snacks has secured funding from investors including RHL Ventures and Axiata Digital Innovation Fund.
She succeeds Yasmin Mahmood, who relinquished her position last December to pursue a role with a tech venture in Jakarta.
Go-Jek launched the beta version of GET in three Bangkok districts – Chatuchak, Lad Prai and Wang Thong Lang, in December 2018.
Headquartered in Queensland, Retail Food Group claims to be Australia’s largest multi-brand retail food franchise owner, where it operates Brumby’s, Donut King, Crust Gourmet Pizza, Michel’s Patisserie and Gloria Jean’s.