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Jack Lin

Head of Client Coverage - APAC

As the Head of APAC Client Coverage, Jack Lin is responsible for MSCI’s commercial activities in the Asia Pacific region. Jack joined MSCI in May 2018 and is a member of MSCI’s Executive Committee.  
Jack joined MSCI from Amundi Asset Management, following the acquisition of Pioneer Investments, where Jack served as its Head of Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa and was a member of the Global Management Committee. Prior to this, he was the Managing Director of Asia Pacific and Co-Chief Executive Officer International of Janus Capital Group. Jack started his asset management career at Franklin Templeton, where he began as a key member of the Templeton Emerging Markets investment team and later managed various businesses including its China Joint Venture and the Asia institutional business.  

During a career of more than 20 years in the asset management industry, Jack has built and led investment and research teams and has significant experience managing businesses in key Asian markets including Japan, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Australia, India and Korea. He started his career as a corporate lawyer with the US based law firm of Loeb and Loeb in California, USA.

Jack holds a BA in Economics and Political Science from Vanderbilt University, and a JD and MBA from the University of California, Los Angeles.