WESTPORT, Conn., Feb. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Anholt Services (USA), Inc. ("Anholt") announced today that it had hired Hangsu Jhun to the position of Vice President in June of 2015. In this position, Mr. Jhun is focusing on analyzing public securities trading in Asia, with a focus on emerging and frontier Asian markets, including Vietnam, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Myanmar. Mr. Jhun will also work with the rest of the Anholt team to oversee Kattegat's broader Asian public securities portfolio, which covers a range of countries, including China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Qatar, Russia, and Thailand.
Prior to joining Anholt, Mr. Jhun worked as a graduate researcher at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth. He was previously at Daewoo Securities and Korea Asset Pricing & Korea Ratings Co. Mr. Jhun is a graduate of Yonsei University and the Tuck School of Business.
Commenting on the hiring, Anholt Managing Director Joe Massoud said, "We are very pleased to have Hangsu joining our team. He brings experience, focus and enthusiasm to the position. We look forward to working with Hangsu over the coming years as we continue to build out our Asian public equity position. We are also pleased to announce that as a result of the hard work of Hangsu and the Anholt support staff, we have successfully established brokerage and custody accounts in Pakistan and Bangladesh, and we are excited to begin deploying capital in these rapidly growing and dynamic markets."
Anholt Services (USA), Inc. is an indirect subsidiary of the Kattegat Trust, a family office based philanthropic foundation. Anholt evaluates and manages Kattegat's interests globally across a wide range of asset classes, including hard assets, fund partnership interests and control and minority stakes in private and public companies. The senior members of the Anholt team have worked with the Kattegat Trust in various capacities since 1998. For more about Anholt, please visit www.anholtusa.com.
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