Sammy Yip

Vanguard Investments Hong Kong Limited

Sammy Yip

Sammy Yip is Head of Product Management at Vanguard Asia. With nearly 20 years of experience in the financial industry, Sammy is responsible for providing investment strategy and product support to Vanguard's clients and sales teams.

Before he joined Vanguard, Sammy was an Executive Director at UBS Global Asset Management, heading the company’s ETF business development initiatives in Asia ex Japan. Previously, he was the Head of Business & Product Development at Lippo Investments Management, developing their ETF and actively managed fund-of-ETFs business. Before that, Sammy served at State Street Global Advisors (SSgA) as Head of ETFs, Asia Pacific, overseeing their ETF business and product development in Asia, and Head of Global Structured Products, Asia ex Japan, leading a team that managed more than USD10 billion in ETF and structured product assets. He also acted as a technical adviser for SSgA sub-advised ETFs in China, Taiwan and South Korea. Sammy began his career in Canada at Royal Bank of Canada Financial Group.

Sammy earned a Bachelor of Commerce degree from University of Toronto. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder. Sammy is currently a member of FTSE TWSE Taiwan Index Series Advisory Committee and previously served as a member of the Index Experts Committee of the Shenzhen Stock Exchange.