As Director, Head of Asia (ex-Japan) and CEO of BGIM Asia, Tariq is responsible for establishing, maintaining, and enhancing relationships with clients and consultants based in Asia. He joined the firm in 2017, bringing over 13 years of industry experience. Previously, he was CEO and Partner at Rogge Global Partners Asia in Singapore, overseeing business development and client service for the Asia-Pacific and Middle East region (2014-2016), and a generalist Portfolio Manager, covering the Asia-Pacific and Middle East region for Rogge Global Partners Plc based in London (2012-2014). Prior to these roles, he was with Western Asset, JPMorgan Asset Management, and State Street Global Advisors. Tariq earned an MSc. in Investment Management from Sir John Cass Business School and a BSc. in Business Studies from Imperial College of Science, Technology & Medicine. He is also an Associate of the Royal College of Science and holds the Investment Management Certificate.