Industry Analysis

Key locational advantages that Singapore offers


The fact that Singapore is an attractive place is good and to some extent, it doesn’t matter if you can’t find good people domestically
Steve Diggle
Aradhna Dayal: What are the location/infrastructure/talent pool advantages that Singapore offers?

Thomas Kang: We generally found the pool of talent on the investment side to be pretty good here, but the only issue is that large funds coming to the market are drying up that pool.

The most challenging aspect for us has been recruiting people on the non-investment side – assistants, fund administration, back office and so on. Their