RBC Global Asset Management appoints new head of Asian Equities

HONG KONG and TORONTO, Aug. 21, 2013 /CNW/ - RBC Global Asset Management (RBC 
GAM) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mayur Nallamala, senior 
portfolio manager and head of Asian Equities. Based in Hong Kong, Mr. 
Nallamala assumes overall responsibility for managing RBC GAM's US$1.5 billion 
in Asian equity assets. In addition, Mr. Nallamala leads a team of portfolio 
managers and analysts in Hong Kong and provides insight on Asian equities and 
the economies of the region to support RBC GAM's global investment management 
"RBC GAM is committed to bringing exceptional investment solutions to 
individual and institutional investors worldwide," said Dan Chornous, chief 
investment officer of RBC GAM. "As our new leader of Asian equities, Mayur 
brings a rigorous investment philosophy that is consistent with our own 
approach, a solid track record in the region, and a strong background in 
serving clients." 
Prior to joining RBC GAM, Mr. Nallamala spent eight years with JP Morgan Asset 
Management in Hong Kong, where he managed US$4 billion in Asia Pacific 
ex-Japan mandates for sovereign wealth, institutional and retail clients 
around the world. Mr. Nallamala holds a Bachelor of Science degree in 
Economics and Economic History from the London School of Economics. 
"As a global organization with over $290 billion in assets under management 
and bold expansion plans, adding to our capabilities in Asia is an important 
priority for us," said Damon Williams, head, Institutional Investments, RBC 
GAM. "RBC Global Asset Management has had a presence in Asian markets since 
1997, and we continue to add to our capabilities and team in the region, in 
terms of both investment expertise and client servicing." 
Mr. Nallamala will work in partnership with Adam Matthews, RBC GAM managing 
director and a former colleague, who joined RBC GAM in 2011 and leads RBC 
GAM's business and development activities in the Asia-Pacific region. 
About RBC Global Asset Management and RBC Wealth Management RBC Global Asset 
Management (RBC GAM) is the asset management division of Royal Bank of Canada 
(RBC), and includes institutional money managers BlueBay Asset Management, 
Phillips, Hager & North Investment Management and RBC Global Asset Management 
(U.S.). RBC GAM is a provider of global investment management services and 
solutions to individual, high-net-worth and institutional investors through 
exchange-traded funds, hedge funds, mutual funds, pooled funds, separate 
accounts and specialty investment strategies. RBC GAM group of companies 
manage more than $290 billion in assets and have approximately 1,000 employees 
located across Canada, the United States, Europe and Asia. 
RBC Global Asset Management is part of RBC Wealth Management, which is one of 
the world's top 10 largest wealth managers*. RBC Wealth Management directly 
serves affluent, high-net-worth and ultra-high net worth clients in Canada, 
the United States, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia 
with a full suite of banking, investment, trust and other wealth management 
solutions. The business also provides asset management products and services 
directly and through RBC and third party distributors to institutional and 
individual clients, through its RBC Global Asset Management business (which 
includes BlueBay Asset Management). RBC Wealth Management has more than C$604 
billion of assets under administration, more than C$369 billion of assets 
under management and over 4,400 financial consultants, advisors, private 
bankers, and trust officers. For more information, please visit 
*Scorpio Partnership Global Private Banking KPI Benchmark 2013. In the United 
States, securities are offered through RBC Wealth Management, a division of 
RBC Capital Markets, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Royal Bank of Canada. 

Media Enquiries: 
U.S. & Canada: Matt Gierasimczuk, RBC GAM Communications, 416 974-2124 Leah 
Commisso, RBC GAM Media Relations, 416 955-6498 
Asia: Peter Hoflich, Singapore, RBC Wealth Management Communications, 
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