(London) – Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), announces that it has appointed Huayin Liu as a Senior Portfolio Manager within its Buy-and-Maintain Credit team, which represents over £29.8 billion in assets under management *
Reporting to Iain Forrester, Head of Global Buy-and-Maintain Credit, Huayin joins Aviva Investors from UNA Seguros, a Portugal based insurance group, where he was Chief Investment Officer. Before joining UNA Seguros, Huayin was a Portfolio Manager at Reinsurance Group of America (RGA), where he was responsible for managing RGA’s assets in the EMEA region.
He has also held positions in both Asset Liability Management and Investment Manager Research departments at Redington, advising UK pension schemes and insurance companies on asset allocation, manager selection and hedging strategies. Huayin is a qualified actuary and a CFA charterholder.
Iain Forrester, Head of Global Buy-and-Maintain Credit at Aviva Investors, said:
“We are pleased to further strengthen our Buy-and-Maintain expertise through Huayin’s addition to the team, as we continue to attract capital and win mandates. Huayin’s previous roles will bring a valuable dynamic to our portfolio management process, as well as an experienced voice when it comes to squaring these decisions off against the asset-liability considerations faced by our institutional clients.”
* As at 30 September 2021