PGIM has appointed Sun Hao as head of its Institutional Relationship Group for China.
Hao, who will be based in Shanghai, will report to Philip Hsin, head of PGIM's Institutional Relationship Group in Asia Pacific, ex-Japan.
In this newly created role, Hao will focus on building brand recognition and deepening relationships with chief investment officers, C-suite executives and other top decision-makers in the leading Chinese banks, pension plans and insurance companies. He will also liaise with local regulators and help PGIM to deepen its long-term relationships with Chinese institutional investors.
Hao was most recently general manager for Legg Mason's Shanghai operations. He has previously held institutional client coverage and business development roles at AllianceBernstein, Amundi, PIMCO and ING Bank.