Hong Kong Investor Relations Association

Anthony Cheung

Managing Director, Head of Absolute Return Equity Strategies, Asia Pacific
Hamon Asset Management

Anthony Cheung is Managing Director at London based Blackfriars Asset Management, and its subsidiaries Hamon Asset Management based in Hong Kong. He was Executive Director and Portfolio Manager at BNP Paribas in Hong Kong and previously served as Senior Portfolio Manager at Pictet Asset Management in London, where he managed Asia total return and equity long/short funds. Before Pictet, he worked at Gartmore Investment Management as an investment manager in the global emerging markets team.

Anthony holds a BSc (Hons) in Economics from the London School of Economics (LSE) in the UK. He was awarded Topgun Investment Minds of Asia in 2012 and 2013, the only Asian investor based in Europe received the award. He serves in the Training Committee at the Hong Kong Institute of Directors (HKIoD) and as an Independent Non‐Executive Director of the IPE Group Limited (stock code: 929.HK). Anthony is licensed under the HK regulator as Responsible Officer for Asset Management (Type 9 Regulated Activities), Advising on Securities (Type 4) and Advising on Future Contracts (Type 5).

Anthony is an active participant in corporate governance, stewardship and responsible investment and as such regularly speaks on the importance of these issues for company performance and investment decisions. Anthony represents Hamon on a number of industry and professional bodies to promote shareholders engagement and ESG Investing in Asia. Anthony was first EFFAS Scholar in the whole Asia Pacific region to complete the Certified ESG Analyst (CESGA) programme.