Helping Asian Wealth Management Communities interact

Chris Ryan

Chief Executive Officer

Axial Partners


Chris has held many senior management positions in the asset management and investment analytics industry over the past 35 years, including Head of Asia Pacific for MSCI, Head of Asia Pacific for Fidelity Investments and Asia Pacific CEO for ING Investment Management. He has developed joint ventures in China, including China Merchants Funds, during his time at ING IM and was Deputy Chairman of the joint venture for eight years. He was also head of HSBC Funds for Asia Pacific when he first arrived in Hong Kong in the mid-1990s. Chris is a non-executive Director for AXA Insurance in Asia, a Non-executive Director for Peng Yuan Credit Ratings International Ltd and sits on several Boards and advisory groups for Monash University (Melbourne, Australia), Hong Kong Academy in Hong Kong and MegaTrust Investments in Shanghai.