CEO, Asia Pacific, Schroders
Lieven Debruyne is the Chief Executive Officer for Asia Pacific at Schroders, responsible for the strategy, management and oversight of Schroders’ businesses in the Asia Pacific region. He is also a member of the Group Management Committee.
Mr. Debruyne began his career with Schroders in London in 2000 as Head of Asian Investment Product before moving to Hong Kong in 2005, when he had held the position of Chief Executive of Schroder Investment Management (Hong Kong) as well as Head of Intermediary Business, Asia Pacific. Prior to joining Schroders, Mr. Debruyne worked in Hong Kong from 1994-1998 for Mees Pierson Capital Management and in Paris from 1999-2000 for Fortis Investments. He held various positions as Asian Equities fund manager before becoming Chief Investment Officer in 1998.
He is an Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Business Administration, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He was the Chairman of the Hong Kong Investment Fund Association (HKIFA) from 2012 – 2014. In 2015 Mr. Debruyne was appointed to the Board of the Asian Securities & Financial Markets Association.
Mr. Debruyne holds a Master degree of Science in Economics from Erasmus University, Rotterdam in the Netherlands.