Phoon Chiong Tuck

Head of Fixed Income
Lion Global Investors

IBF Fellow (2015)

Fund Management

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Biography

Mr Phoon Chiong Tuck is the Head of Fixed Income at Lion Global Investors. He has over 30 years of financial industry experience, having started his career in the 1980s. He has held various positions in securities trading, dealing and investment at various banks.

In asset management, Chiong Tuck was previously with the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation and DBS Asset Management. At Prudential Portfolio Managers Asia (now Eastspring Investments), he was a regional director managing its in-house Asian fixed income funds. At Deutsche Asset Management, he was the Chief Investment Officer, Asia ex-Japan where he oversaw all investment activities in the Singapore office. He was concurrently the Head of Fixed Income in Asia overseeing teams investing in fixed income at various locations in Asia. In addition, Chiong Tuck has managed various award-winning funds over his career.

Chiong Tuck has lectured with the Singapore Management University's Financial Training Institute and with the CFA Institute in Singapore. He is the principal author of ACI's "Guide to the Dealing Certificate". Chiong Tuck holds a Masters of Applied Finance from Macquarie University, Sydney and a Bachelor of Social Sciences with first class honours from the National University of Singapore. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.