London, United Kingdom and Singapore, Singapore.
Chris Leyshon CFA has over 20 years of Investment Management and Banking experience. He spent the last 5 years as Head of Institutional UK Business Development and Client Relationships at EFG Asset Management in London, responsible for building out the inhouse ‘New Capital’ Fund range for Institutional investors. Prior to that, he worked with a number of smaller investment boutiques including Integral Asset Management developing their institutional proposition globally. Before that, he looked after key institutional relationships in the UK, Scandinavia and Europe at Wellington Management, in addition to developing the WMP-Wellington Management portfolios fund range for distribution outside the U.S. Initially started his career at UBS Investment Bank, focussed on supporting the Equity and Fixed Income trading desks in London, then subsequently moving UBS Global Asset Management to focus on Business Development, client relationships and product development, including building the first UBS ETF range. Chris is a CFA Charter Holder and holds a BSc from the University of Exeter.