Junjie WatkinsChief Executive Officer, Asia ex Japan at Pictet Asset Management
Junjie Watkins joined Pictet Asset Management in July 2019 as Chief Executive Officer, Asia ex Japan. Based in Hong Kong, She assumes responsibility for all business development and client-related matters, in addition to management oversight of all other activities in the region.
Before joining Pictet, Junjie was Managing Director at TCW, leading Investment Solutions in Asia where she was responsible for providing customized investment solutions for institutional and intermediary clients in the region. Previously, she was at Neuberger Berman where she was first a research analyst for the firm’s Fund of Hedge Fund group, before assuming the role of Head of Investment Solutions for Greater China. Before that, she worked at Lehman Brothers on the Fixed Income and Derivative Sales Support Team in London. Prior to these roles, Ms. Watkins was a Distressed Debt and Emerging Markets sales assistant at Deutsche Bank, London.
Junjie earned a BS (First Class Honors) from Dongbei University of Finance & Economics, China, and an MSc from the University of Southampton in the UK. She is a CFA charterholder.