Global asset management company Capital Group and Bursa Malaysia Berhad have announced top-level appointments.
Capital Group appoints product and investment services head
Global asset management company Capital Group has appointed Alexandra Haggard as the head of product and investment services for Asia and Europe, according to an announcement.
She will lead a team of product specialists who support the business with product development and investment expertise across the firm’s range of equity, fixed income and multi-asset funds for Capital Group’s clients in Asia and Europe.
She is based in London and reports to Guy Henriques, Head of Asia and Europe Client Group.
Before joining Capital Group, Alexandra was the Global Head of Equity Product and the EMEA head of strategic pricing at BlackRock.
Bursa Malaysia names new director
Bursa Malaysia Berhad announced the appointment of Dato’ Wan Kamaruzaman Wan Ahmad as a public interest director to its board of directors effective 1 September 2020.
The stock exchange operator said that this appointment will provide stronger guidance and oversight for the development of a thriving marketplace.
Dato’ Wan Kamaruzaman previously served as the CEO of Malaysia pension fund Kumpulan Wang Persaraan (KWAP) from 2013 to 2018.
Dato’ Wan Kamaruzaman brings to the board over 37 years of experience in treasury, finance and investments.