Japan-based asset servicer MUFG Investor Services has expanded its presence in Malaysia with the opening of an operational centre in Kuala Lumpur.
The centre will provide fund accounting, administration and asset services to the firm’s clients in Asia and beyond.
MUFG has also appointed Puneet Gupta as managing director and head of Malaysia. He will also be responsible for managing the operational centre.
Prior to joining MUFG, Gupta was director of global business services at Kimberley Clark with responsibility for the Apac region.
According to MUFG Investor Services chief executive John Segrides, the opening of the operational centre marks a “milestone in our growth trajectory”.
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