Robeco, a mid-sized global asset manager, offers a mix of investment solutions within a broad range of strategies to institutional and private investors worldwide. Robeco’s head office is located in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The company has a strong presence in the US, Europe and Asia and a developing presence in key emerging markets such as India and Latin America. Robeco was founded in 1929 in the Netherlands as Rotterdamsch Beleggings Consortium. Today, Robeco is the center of asset-management expertise for ORIX Corporation, Robeco’s majority shareholder based in Tokyo, Japan. The following subsidiaries and joint ventures form part of Robeco Group: Robeco Investment Management, Corestone Investment Management, Harbor Capital Advisors, Transtrend, RobecoSAM and Canara Robeco Asset Management Company.
Robeco had presence in Asia Pacific since 2005, with the opening of our first office in Tokyo, followed by China and Hong Kong in 2007. Hong Kong is our regional hub where Asia Pacific investment team are located. Asia is Robeco’s key market for accelerated growth. As an important part of this strategy, Robeco will hire investment professionals in both Hong Kong and Shanghai. We will set up a wholly owned subsidy in Shanghai (WFOE), and form a new China A share investment team in Shanghai under the leadership of CIO China. The Team will consist of a Head of Research and 3 analysts.
The China Equity Analyst will predominantly be responsible for conducting research on China offshore stocks with focus on selected sectors. He or she will report to the CIO China and will be located in the Robeco Hong Kong office.