Jawan Parker, Partner, Wellington Management Group LLP; Director, Investments, Asia; and Head of Office, Wellington Management Singapore Pte Ltd, is responsible for overseeing Asia-based investment teams including macro analysts, ESG analysts, and fundamentally focused equity analysts that conduct in-depth research and provide investment recommendations for portfolio managers and analysts across the firm.
Parker also focuses on attracting, retaining, and motivating world-class analysts and investment talent; providing them with the resources, support, and ongoing feedback needed to excel; and ensuring they exhibit a fiduciary mindset and a collaborative spirit in order to make informed investment decisions on behalf of clients.
Parker joined Wellington in 2005 as a global industry analyst covering the consumer staples sector. Prior to that, he was an equity research analyst at MFS Investment Management and leader of the Industrials Team; his coverage included the machinery, agriculture, and restaurant industries (2002 – 2005). He worked as an investment banking analyst at Salomon Smith Barney (1998 – 2000).
Parker received his MBA from Harvard Business School and his B.S. degree in Management, summa cum laude, from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.