Speakers

Desmond How

Head of Fixed Income, GaoTeng

Desmond How joined GaoTeng as a Managing Director and Head of Fixed Income in 2017. He has over 23 years of investment experience in the industry. Mr. How was Managing Director and the Head of Nomura’s Global Capital Management (GCM), a proprietary investment desk that was ranked No.1 Top Investment House (Hedge Fund) in Asian G3 Bonds by The Asset magazine in 2015 and 2016.

Before joining Nomura, Mr. How was a senior portfolio manager for Prudential Investment Management-Fixed Income’s Emerging Markets Sector team at PGIM, where he spent five years in their Newark head office.

Mr. How holds a Master of Science (Financial Engineering) degree, a Bachelor of Business Administration (Second Upper Honour) from the National University of Singapore and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).