Standard Life Investments

Press Release

Real Estate Appointment by Standard Life Investments

24  June  2014

Global investment manager, Standard Life Investments today announced the appointment of Toshio Tangiku* as Asia-Pacific Real Estate Equities Analyst. Based in Hong Kong Toshio, who joins from LaSalle Investment Management, will report to Svitlana Gubriy, Fund Manager, Real Estate Listed Funds.

Commenting on the appointment David Paine, Head of Real Estate, Standard Life Investments said:

David Paine

“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. He joins a team that manages 11 Global REIT strategies including the Global REIT Focus Fund SICAV that was granted a Lipper 2014 Award for ‘Best Fund over 5 years’. Toshio’s key responsibilities include working with fund managers to analyse and identify investment opportunities in the Asia-Pacific real estate securities market.”

David Peng, Head of Asia, Standard Life Investments said:

David Peng

“Toshio will join Tamsin Balfour, who recently relocated from Edinburgh to Hong Kong as Chief Operating Officer, as the latest addition to Standard Life Investments’ rapidly expanding team in Hong Kong. This appointment is further evidence of Standard Life Investments’ commitment to clients and investors across the region.”

*Concise CV - Toshio Tangiku

2004 University of Pennsylvania, BA in Internation Relations

Professional Experience

2008 - 2014 LaSalle Investment Management, Hong Kong, Land Securities Analyst for Japan
2005 - 2008 Deloitte Consulting LLP, Pricing Strategy, Supply Chain Strategy, Project Management and Analytics