Khiem is Head of Asian Multi Asset and is responsible for the management of a number of specific Asian portfolios and the Multi Asset portfolios for clients located in Asia. He was appointed to become a member of the Strategic Policy Group (SPG), the company’s global macro research and asset allocation team, in 2006. He is a member of the SPG Economic Research, Equity Research and Asset Class Research Sub Groups. Khiem was Head of the Asia Pacific Specialist Investment Team from 1997 until 2006. Khiem joined Barings in 1996 from Citicorp Global Asset Management in Sydney, where he was the Australian Chief Investment Officer, the chair of the Australian Asset Allocation Committee and a member of the CGAM International Asset Allocation Committee. Khiem’s prior experience includes seven years at Bankers Trust Australia and seven years at Equitilink Australia Ltd. Khiem received his BA (Hons) in Economics from Macquarie University (Australia). He was designated an Associate Member of the Securities Institute of Australia (the Australian CFA equivalent) in 1979. Khiem is fluent in Vietnamese and French.