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Jimond Wong, CFA, CPA

Name

Jimond Wong, CFA, CPA

Position

Portfolio Manager, Asia ex-Japan Fixed Income

Career Start Date

01-Jan-1998

Based in Hong Kong, Jimond is a managing director and portfolio manager for Manulife Investment Management. He supports the firm’s pan-Asian bond strategies with an emphasis on Asian credit markets. Before joining the company, Jimond was an executive director with the highly ranked credit research team at UBS Investment Bank, where he focused on high-yield corporate bonds. Prior to that, he worked at UBS proprietary credit trading and subsequently moved to a credit hedge fund seeded by a world-renowned alternative investment manager. Jimond has extensive knowledge of the entire Asian credit spectrum, from public and private placement bonds to special situation and distressed debts. He began his career as an accountant with KPMG. Jimond holds the Certified Financial Analyst and Certified Public Accountant designations.

  • Education: B.B.A., University of Hong Kong; M.B.A., Cornell University
  • Joined the company: 2013
  • Began career: 1998