First State Stewart Asia (FSSA) are specialists in Asia Pacific and Global Emerging Markets equity strategies. We manage US$23.9 billion^ on behalf of clients globally. Operating as an autonomous investment team within First State Investments, we are a team of dedicated investment professionals based in Hong Kong, Singapore and Edinburgh.
We are bottom-up investors, using fundamental research and analysis to construct high-conviction portfolios. We conduct more than a thousand direct company meetings a year, seeking to identify high quality companies that we can invest in for the long term.
As responsible, long-term shareholders, we engage extensively on environmental, labour and governance issues and are signatories to the UN Principles for Responsible Investment.
^Source: First State Investments, as at 30 June 2018