Rob ScottChief Operating Officer at First Sentier Investors
Appointed as Chief Operating Officer for First Sentier Investors in July 2019, Rob is an executive operations leader with significant experience in strategic leadership and lean operating model definition. He has previously worked with market leaders including Nikko Asset Management, Deutsche Asset Management, BNP Paribas, ABN Amro Asset Management, and Bank of America.
Engaged following the acquisition of the firm by MUFG, one of the world’s largest banks, Rob is focused on the design, implementation and delivery of a single, globally competitive Operations, IT, and Data service model that will support investment teams across global locations. Leveraging experience gained across his career from the front to the back office, Rob is leading a global team of 220+ in the development and delivery of key strategic initiatives that will enable First Sentier’s organic and inorganic growth agenda. Prior to this appointment, Rob was Managing Director, Head of Global Operations at Nikko Asset Management in Tokyo, Japan. He relocated from Sydney to Hong Kong early 2020.