Natixis names Asian equities chief

Chou Chong joined Natixis Asset Management in Singapore as head of Asian equities management, a spokeswoman confirmed.

Mr. Chong replaces Francois Theret in that role. The spokeswoman said Mr. Theret will return to Natixis' Paris office; his new role hasn't been announced.

Mr. Chong joins Natixis from Aberdeen Asset Management in Singapore, where he served as investment director, Asia.

Further information could not be learned by press time.