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Matthews Asia appoints Sean Taylor as Chief Investment Officer

Matthews Asia, a specialist in Emerging Markets and Asia, has appointed Sean Taylor Chief Investment Officer (CIO), effective January 1, 2024. Taylor has over 25 years of global experience within the investment management industry. He joins Matthews from DWS Group where he was most recently Chief Investment Officer APAC and Head of Emerging Markets.

The appointment of Mr. Taylor follows a decision by Robert Horrocks, PhD, Chief Investment Officer and portfolio manager, to step back from his current leadership responsibilities. Following a transition period, Robert will step down from his CIO role at the end of 2023 but will remain as a portfolio manager on the Matthews Asian Growth and Income, Matthews Asia Dividend and Matthews Asia ex Japan Total Return Equity Strategies, in addition to working closely with the firm’s global clients.

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