Standard Life Investments has appointed Toshio Tangiku as Asia-Pacific real estate equities analyst.
Based in Hong Kong Tangiku, who joins from LaSalle Investment Management, will report to Svitlana Gubriy, fund manager, real estate listed funds.
David Paine, head of real estate, Standard Life Investments, says: “Toshio brings a wide breadth of knowledge and experience of the Japanese real estate sector and represents an important addition to Standard Life Investments’ global real estate franchise.”
Tangiku’s key responsibilities include working with fund managers to analyse and identify investment opportunities in the Asia-Pacific real estate securities market.
Tangiku will join Tamsin Balfour, who recently relocated from Edinburgh to Hong Kong as chief operating officer.