Invesco Perpetual announces Asian team promotions


Invesco Perpetual has announced the promotion of fund managers, William Lam and Tim Dickson within its Asian Equities team, under the leadership of Stuart Parks, head of Asian Equities.

Lam, who has worked as a fund manager on the Asian Equities team at Invesco Perpetual since 2006 will become co-fund manager of the Invesco Perpetual Asian Fund.  He joins lead fund manager, Parks, in the management of the fund.

Lam has been a named fund manager on the team’s Pacific funds since 2013, managing the Asia ex-Japan portion. He also has geographic responsibilities covering Korea and Taiwan within the team.

Dickson, who joined Invesco Perpetual in 2008, will take sole responsibility for the management of the Invesco Perpetual Asian Equity Income Fund. He has co-managed the fund alongside Stuart Parks since its launch in 2011.

Dickson specialises in Asian income investing and is responsible for covering Australia and India as well as financials within the team. He has played a key role in both the stock and country allocation that has contributed to the success of the Invesco Perpetual Asian Equity Income fund since its launch.

Stuart Parks, head of Asian Equities, Invesco Perpetual said: “William and Tim are both experienced fund managers who have each made significant contributions to the success of our Asian Equities franchise.  They form an integral part of our highly experienced, long-serving Asian equities team that is supported by a first-class investment culture, market-leading capabilities and the infrastructure of a global firm.”