Hugh Young

Hugh is responsible for leading Standard Life Aberdeen’s asset management business in Asia Pacific. He is a director of a number of group subsidiary companies and group-managed investment trusts and funds. Hugh was previously a main board director and Head of Investments for Aberdeen Asset Management. He joined Aberdeen Asset Management in 1985 to manage […]

Current Positions

Head of Asia Pacific
Standard Life Aberdeen

Hugh is responsible for leading Standard Life Aberdeen’s asset management business in Asia Pacific. He is a director of a number of group subsidiary companies and group-managed investment trusts and funds.

Hugh was previously a main board director and Head of Investments for Aberdeen Asset Management. He joined Aberdeen Asset Management in 1985 to manage Asian equities from London. He founded Singapore-based Aberdeen Asia in 1992 and built the company into one of the largest and most well-respected managers of such assets globally.

Hugh started his investment management career in 1980. Before joining Aberdeen, he held posts at Fidelity International and MGM Assurance.