Kirk Sweeney

Senior Managing Director, Regional CEO, Asia Pacific at PineBridge

Mr. Sweeney is Chief Executive Officer for Asia Pacific and is responsible for developing and managing the region’s growth strategy and key strategic relationships.

Mr. Sweeney has been in the financial services industry since 1982 and has spent over 30 years, the majority of this career, in investment management in the Asia Pacific region.

Most recently, Mr. Sweeney was Head of Asia and CEO for Hong Kong at ExodusPoint, a global multi-strategy investment manager, where he was responsible for overseeing the hedge fund’s Asia business. Prior to this, Mr. Sweeney was Chief Executive Officer of Asia for Millennium Partners, another global investment management firm, where he helped establish the firm’s Asia business. Previously, he was with Barclays Asia as Head of Senior Relationship Manager for the firm’s investment banking clients in the region. Earlier in his career, Mr. Sweeney established a fixed income sales and structuring platform for Nomura for Asia ex-Japan, and worked at Lehman Brothers in various roles, including Hong Kong Country Head and the Head of Asia Fixed Income Sales.

Mr. Sweeney graduated with honors from Pace University in New York City with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Public Accounting and is a CFA Charterholder.


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  • Senior Managing Director, Regional CEO, Asia Pacific

    Current role