Chief Investment Officer, Fixed Income
RHB Asset Management
Michael Chang Wai Sing is the Chief Investment Officer – Fixed Income for RHB Asset Management Sdn Bhd and has more than 17 years of fund management experience specializing in fixed income investments for insurers and asset management companies. Prior to joining RHB Asset, he was with MCIS Insurance Bhd (formerly known as MCIS Zurich) for 8 years managing both life and general insurance portfolios. As CIO of Fixed Income, Michael’s primary role is to set the strategic direction for the fixed income investment team in Malaysia and RHB Asset’s regional offices covering both fund managers and credit analysts.
His strong investment acumen is recognized by the market and has been awarded as the “Most Astute Investor in Asian Local Currency Bonds for 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 for Malaysia Rank #1 for four consecutive years. This win for the award, led by the Asset Benchmark Research (The Asset), placed him at the top of the Top 10 Astute Investors in Malaysia successively for the past four years. RHB Asset Management also emerged as the Top 3 Fund Houses for 2017 and 2018 ranked by The Asset.
Chang graduated with a bachelor of commerce degree from The University of Western Australia, with double majors in accounting and finance and a minor in business law. He is also a licensed Capital Markets Services Representative’s Licence (CMSRL) holder to practise Fund Management and also a member of ACI-Malaysia – The Financial Markets Association (PPKM). Prior to gaining his membership, he was a distinction and award recipient of PPKM.