Linda Csellak, CFA
Head of Asia Pacific EquitiesManulife Asset Management
Linda oversees primarily Asia-Pacific small cap equity portfolios. As lead manager of the firm's small-cap capabilities, she works closely with the investment professionals of the ten local asset management offices of the firm throughout Asia.
Linda began her Asian equity career in Hong Kong in 1995, spending four years with a specialist Hong Kong-based boutique fund. She later spent six years at Credit Agricole Asset Management (Amundi), where she managed Asian including Japanese equity mutual and pension funds. Prior to joining Manulife Asset Management, she managed an Asia-Pacific long-short strategy at Ballingal Investment Advisors.
Linda holds a Bachelor of Arts, Phi Beta Kappa, from The College of William and Mary in Virginia, USA. She is a past director of the Hong Kong Society of Financial Analysts Limited and a former member of several CFA Institute Committees, including Asia Pacific Advocacy, Disciplinary Review and Candidate Curriculum.