Senior Fund Manager, Asian Equities
Columbia Threadneedle Investments
Bernard Lim joined the company in October 2013, and is a member of the Asia Pacific ex-Japan team based in Singapore. He specializes in managing Asian equity portfolios that have the flexibility to take significant active positions in stocks and markets. Bernard, together with Low Wee Jia, also supports the team on research coverage for Korea and Taiwan stocks.
Before joining the company Bernard was Senior Vice President, Equities at Fullerton Fund Management Company for about four years. Prior to that he held a number of senior positions at Mirae Asset Global Investment Management including Chief Investment Officer, Head of Mirae Asset’s Singapore office, and Chief Marketing Officer for a short period. He was Investment Director at Rothschild Asset Management in 2000 and started as an Investment Manager at Murray Johnstone in 1995.
Bernard started his financial career at Merrill Lynch International Bank in 1992. Bernard has a Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance major, from the University of Texas at Austin, USA. He has also passed series 3, 7 and 65 examinations of the National Association of Securities Dealers of USA.