Kuldeep is the co-manager of Barings Asia Growth Fund and Barings Eastern Trust, and is responsible for stock research for the Indian market. He joined Baring Asset Management in July 2015 from Kotak Asset Management, Mumbai, where he was responsible for researching stocks in the consumer discretionary and materials sectors, as well as the mid cap segment in general. Kuldeep is a CFA charter holder and a Chartered Accountant from Indian Institute of Chartered Accountancy. He received his bachelor degree of Commerce from University of Pune, India, and is fluent in English and Hindi.
SooHai is the Head of Asia ex-China equities and co-manager of various Asia ex Japan strategies, including Barings ASEAN Frontiers Fund, Barings Asia Growth Fund, Barings Eastern Trust, Barings Korea Trust and Barings Australia Fund. SooHai joined Barings in November 2005, from Daiwa SB Investments (Singapore), where he was country specialist for Australia and Malaysia. Prior to that, he managed Thai and Malaysian equities at Singapore Telecom’s Asset Management department. SooHai graduated from Nanyang Technological University in 1994 with a Bachelor of Accountancy (First Class Hons) Degree and is a CFA charterholder.
Eunice is the co-manager of various Asia ex Japan products and mandates, including Barings Asia Growth Fund, Barings Eastern Trust and Barings Korea Trust. She also works closely with SooHai Lim in spearheading research and stock selection in the Korean market and technology sector. Eunice joined Barings in June 2007 from Shinyoung Securities, Seoul, where she worked as equity analyst covering Korea. She received a BA from Yonsei University and an MIS from University of Washington. She is fluent in Korean and English.