Paul Stefansson

Managing Director, Global Co-Head of Investment Funds

UBS Wealth Management


Paul Stefansson is currently Head IPS Portfolio Specialists Singapore. He was previously appointed Head of Investment Funds, Hedge Funds and Private Equity Distribution in APAC in July 2014 where he was responsible for the Asia Pacific locations spanning Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan, Japan, Australia and China.

Paul has over 30 years of investment experience as an actuary, analyst, portfolio manager and wealth manager. He joined UBS in 2006 in Products and Services Consulting and was most recently Head of Investment Funds, Hedge Funds and Private Equity for Hong Kong and Singapore. From 2001 to 2006, Paul was the CEO of ipac financial planning, a subsidiary of AXA.

He has been featured on Channel News Asia, CNBC, The Straits Times, and Business Times.

Paul graduated from the University of Manitoba in Canada with a Bachelor of Commerce degree. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA), was a Certified Financial Planner, was a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries, and was a Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries.

The latest articles from Paul Stefansson


A Historical View of the World of Return and the Private Banker’s Mission Paul Stefansson is Managing Director and Global Head of Investment Funds at UBS Wealth Management. An avid reader of history, when viewed through the prism of the past nearly 100 years, capitalism creates social dangers and enormous return opportunities. He met with Hubbis to expound his views on ho....

The latest events from Paul Stefansson

Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Singapore

Investment Solutions Forum 2019

We were delighted to host our annual event in Singapore for the Investments Community in Wealth Management.

More than 250 CEOs, senior management, product gatekeepers and RM’s at Private Banks, Retail Banks, IFAs. Independent Asset Management Firms (IAM)...