With over 28 years of experience in the Asian investment management industry, Blair Pickerell is widely regarded as having played a pioneering role in the development of the mutual fund industry in the region, particularly in Taiwan, Hong Kong and China.
Mr Pickerell spent 18 years with Jardine Matheson and Jardine Fleming. After serving as Chairman of Jardine Fleming Funds, he joined HSBC Asset Management as its Chief Executive, Asia-Pacific in 2003. In 2007, he joined Morgan Stanley as CEO of its investment management businesses in Asia. Mr Pickerell joined Nikko Asset Management in 2010 as Head of Asia