David Jonathan Semaya

Co-Chair at Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd.

David Jonathan Semaya

David Jonathan Semaya

Co-Chair at Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd.

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BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.
Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.

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Chief Executive Officer, Chairman & President at Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.

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President & Executive Director at Nikko Asset Management Asia Ltd.

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Non-Executive Director of the Manager at Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.

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Former Representative Director, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer at Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.

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Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Nikko Asset Management Europe Ltd.

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Chief Financial Officer, Wealth & Asset Management-Asia at Manulife Investment Management Ltd.

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President, Nikko Asset Management Hong Kong Limited at Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.

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Former President & Chief Executive Officer at Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.

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Representative Director & President at Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd.

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Fund Advisor at State Street Global Advisors Asia Ltd.

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David Jonathan Semaya
Co-Chair at Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd.
Career History
Director
2010 - 2013

Barclays-PB is an active manager which uses quantitative, structured and index management techniques. The Investment Policy Committee, consisting of senior officers, directs all investment activities. Funds are managed using risk and return strategies ranging from enhanced index to active strategies. The firm follows a quantitative approach to systematically control risk, aiming to achieve above-benchmark returns over the long-term. Barclays-PB invests in a variety of instruments including hedge funds, derivatives, foreign exchange, structured products and real estate funds.

Chief Executive Officer, BGI Europe, Middle East, Africa & Asia
2004 - 2009

Barclays Global Investors Ltd. (BGI), based in London, became a part of BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE: BLK) in the US, which merged in 2009 with Barclays Global Investors (BGI). The combined firm operates under the BlackRock name and has retained the iShares brand.Originally founded in 1971, BGI managed assets for individual investors, government and corporate retirement plans, financial institutions, charities, endowments and unions.BGI, headquartered in New York City, was a leader in investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients worldwide. They offered a wide range of products including separate accounts, mutual funds and ETFs.

Head-Asset Management Business, Japan
Prior

Merrill Lynch is one of the world’s premier providers of wealth management, securities trading and sales, corporate finance and investment banking services.

Boards & Committees
Chairman, Board of Directors
2015 - Current

Nikko AM Asia offers both active and passive investment capabilities across equity, fixed income and alternative asset classes, with key strengths in multiple pan-Asian asset strategies. This includes (but is not limited to) passive strategies (ETFs), Active strategies in Asian equities and fixed income, and multi-assets. The firm believes the best way of managing regional portfolios is to rely on the expertise of local professionals, based in the appropriate investment region. Nikko AM Asia manages portfolios in accordance with the specified guidelines and objectives of each individual client. In this regard, clients may impose restrictions on investing in certain securities or types of securities.

Executive Chairman
2014 - 2018

Nikko AM is an active, growth-oriented manager offers both active and passive investment capabilities across equity, fixed income and alternative asset classes, with key strengths in multiple pan-Asian asset strategies. The firm’s general approach focuses on fundamental bottom-up analysis based on in-house research; although it will vary depending on specific requirements of the investment strategy pursued and is tailored accordingly. Through their overseas offices they invest globally, favoring Asian equity and US mid- and large-cap companies, as well as emerging markets. Their alternative investments follow strategies such as global fixed-income and currency arbitrage, Japanese market neutral, convertible bond and option-based arbitrage strategies, and multi-manager funds. Nikko AM provides a broad coverage of global fixed income markets and currencies, with consideration to the following factors: macro fundamentals, interest rates, market liquidity, and investor positioning/relative performance.

Director
2010 - 2013

Barclays-PB is an active manager which uses quantitative, structured and index management techniques. The Investment Policy Committee, consisting of senior officers, directs all investment activities. Funds are managed using risk and return strategies ranging from enhanced index to active strategies. The firm follows a quantitative approach to systematically control risk, aiming to achieve above-benchmark returns over the long-term. Barclays-PB invests in a variety of instruments including hedge funds, derivatives, foreign exchange, structured products and real estate funds.

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Current
Board Member
Prior

The Wealth Management Association provides advice to investment community. It offer services for individual investors balancing major investing institutions. The company was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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