Dialogue with Executive Series: Life as a Financier in Asia by Mr. Paul Carrett, Group Chief Investment Officer, FwD Group (Sep 12)

Asian economies present real challenges for investors.Aside from the sheer diversity of the underlying economies, investors have to struggle with very “incomplete” markets.For example, one does not manage money the same way in Japan as you do in Indonesia! 

Come and Join the talk! Mr. Paul Carrett, Group Chief Investment Officer of FwD Group will offer his views on how to best navigate Asian markets along two dimensions: 

  • The personal skills one needs; and
  • The types of teams that will be most successful over the long term in this environment

Event name: Dialogue with Executive Series – Life as a Financier in Asia by Mr. Paul Carrett, Group Chief Investment Officer, FwD Group

Date: Sep 12, 2019 (Thursday)

Time: 6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

Venue: Room 1005, 1/F, Lee Shau Kee Business Building, HKUST


Speakers’ Bio:

Paul is the Group Chief Investment Officer of FWD Group. He leads the investment function across the Group, assisting the business in terms of investment strategy and asset allocation. 

Paul has more than two decades of experience in financial services, across both insurance and banking. Before joining the FWD Group, he was a Regional Director, Investment with Prudential Corporation Asia. Prior to this he spent more than a decade in banking, including roles at Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan and UBS. Paul has a Bachelor of Economics in Actuarial Studies from the Australian National University, and is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia.

To Register:

Interested business students are welcome to apply online at this link HERE.

Registration Deadline: September 10, 2019


Please contact Ms. Christine Kwok of UG Student Development and Career Services (HKUST Business School) at bmchristine@ust.hk


*UG Programs Office of HKUST Business School (SBM) reserves the right to cancel the event if the registration is lower than a specified number. Those who wish to participate in this event are highly recommended to register as soon as possible. Please send email to bmcareer@ust.hk on or before Sep 10, 2019 for cancellation of your registration if needed. Otherwise, your absence without prior notice will be recorded by SBM UG Programs Office.