Asia Pacific Ex-Japan Dividend Opportunities Equity

Management

Mohammed Zaidi
Portfolio Manager

Mohammed Zaidi

Portfolio Manager

Mohammed is a portfolio manager for Principal Global Equities, based in Singapore. He is a co-portfolio manager for the firm’s global emerging markets and Asian equity strategies. He is also active in company research, focusing on the materials sector. Mohammed's career began in 1997 as an emerging markets analyst and portfolio manager with VZB Capital. He joined Principal in 2001 as an emerging markets equity analyst. He was a key analyst responsible for the initial development of our proprietary Global Research Platform (GRP), with a specific focus on tailoring the GRP to emerging markets and Asian equities. After departing the firm in 2006, Mohammed served as an emerging markets portfolio manager and analyst with Martin Currie Investment Management and the same team's predecessor employer, Scottish Widows Investment Partnership. He rejoined Principal in 2012 as a portfolio manager. He received an MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Sloan School of Management, and a bachelor's degree in economics from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

Donghui (David) Han
Portfolio Manager

Donghui (David) Han

Portfolio Manager

David is a portfolio manager with Principal Global Equities. He is a portfolio manager for the firm's global SMID value, global small-cap, U.S. mid-cap value and Asia Pacific Dividend Opportunities strategies. He is also active in company research, focusing on the materials sector globally. David joined the firm in 2004. Previously, he was a financial analyst at Hebei Financial Administration Commission/Office in China. He also previously worked as an analyst at China Great Wall Securities in China. David received an MBA in finance from the University of Iowa, a Master of Economics from Nankai University and a bachelor's degree in industrial engineering & management from Hebei Institute of Technology in China. He has earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Institute.