Laura Luo, CFA
Head of Hong Kong China Equities
Laura is Head of Hong Kong China Equities, with overall responsibility for a team of investment managers and analysts who manage a range of Hong Kong and China equity strategies including our Hong Kong China equity strategy and China A Share strategy. She is the lead manager of our flagship Baring Hong Kong China Fund, the Baring China A-Share Fund and the Baring Greater China Equity Fund. Laura joined Barings in September 2013 from Schroder Investment Management where she worked for over 12 years. Since 2002 Laura has been lead manager on several Hong Kong China equity mandates, responsible for assets under management of over $2bn. This includes the Schroder International Selection Fund: China Opportunities, which she managed from launch in 2006. Prior to joining Schroders, Laura had worked at SG Securities, Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs (Asia) LLC, Hong Kong. Laura received her Bachelor of Arts in International Economics from Peking University, China and MBA from the University of Toronto, Canada. She is a CFA charterholder. Laura also worked for the Chinese government before pursuing an MBA in Canada. She is fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese.