Yanyan Xia joined HFT Investment Management, a Partner of BNP Paribas Asset Management, in 2014 as a fixed income analyst, conducting research on economic fundamentals and capturing current market trends. She supports portfolio managers with bond selection and develops investment recommendations for internal and external clients.
Prior to this, Yanyan worked as an SGP (Siemens graduate programme) management trainee at Siemens Financial Services in Beijing and Munich. Working across three rotations, Yanyan was extensively involved in several projects across front, middle and back offices, developing first-hand product knowledge and gaining a comprehensive understanding of the financial leasing industry in China and Europe.
Yanyan holds a Master in Economics from Shanghai Jiao Tong University and an MSc in Finance from the University of Warwick, Warwick Business School.