Beautiful Chinese Landscape


Team Members
Eric Sandlund, Partner

Eric Sandlund Eric Sandlund joined Newport Asia as a partner in 2014. He has been a fund manager specializing in Asia and China securities since 1986, first for Chase Manhattan Trust Company (HK) Ltd after which he established both Jupiter-Tyndall (Asia) and Prudential Portfolio Managers (Asia) in Hong Kong. He was CIO of Jupiter-Tyndall and Prudential Portfolio Managers prior to his move to Singapore to become CIO of Merrill Lynch Investment Managers Asia Pacific (APAC). Eric then returned to the US for four years to work as a Sr. Portfolio Manager for Newport Pacific Management in SF. In 2006 he moved back to Singapore for eight years during which he was CIO UBS Wealth Management APAC. After living in Asia for 25 years of a 29-year period Eric returned to the Newport team. He has a B.A. in Government from the University of Virginia and a J.D. from the American University.