Hon Cheung is a Senior Managing Director for State Street Global Advisors (SSgA) and the Chief Investment Strategist for Official Institutions. He works with central banks, sovereign wealth funds and other government institution clients to advise on investment matters, particularly in relation to investment policy, reserve management and capital market development.
He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, sits on the Independent Index Committees for a number of index providers and is on the Board of Directors of the Asia Securities Industry & Financial Markets Association.
Cheung joined SSgA in 1996 and has since served in senior positions in the London, Hong Kong and Singapore offices. During his career in Asia, Cheung has been involved in many of region’s milestone projects such as the Tracker Fund of Hong Kong. Most recently, he led the team that designed and managed the ABF Pan Asia Bond Index Fund, which was successfully launched by Asia’s central banks.
Cheung holds a degree in Mathematics from Imperial College London and a Diploma in Mathematical Statistics from Cambridge University and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He sits on the board of directors of the Asia Securities Industry & Financial Markets Association and is on the Advisory Board of the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum.