Derek Chen

Associate Director, Private Equity and Credit


Derek is responsible for portfolio analytics, performance measurement and reporting, and data governance and projects across the firm’s private equity fund commitments, junior credit deals, and equity co-investments. In addition, Derek oversees the deal-closing process alongside portfolio managers and investment team members, as well as supports the asset allocation among Manulife Investment Management’s affiliate entities, third-party funds, and separately managed accounts. Before joining the firm, he held various financial and operational roles within private equity and hedge fund at BNY Mellon and Alter Domus.

Education: M.S., Accountancy, McCallum Graduate School of Business at Bentley University; B.S., Corporate Finance and Accounting, Bentley University

Joined the company: 2019

Began career: 2015




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