Leo Seewald, B.B.A, LL.B., Managing Director, is the Chairman and Country Head of BlackRock Investment Management (Taiwan) Co., Limited. As Country Head, he is responsible for the management, leadership, and strategic direction of BlackRock's operations in Taiwan.
Previously, Mr. Seewald was the Chairman of Manulife’s asset management company in Taiwan and Deputy General Manager of Manulife’s life insurance operation in Taiwan.
Originally from Canada, Mr. Seewald has a Bachelor of Law Degree from the University Alberta as well as Bachelor of Business Degree from Simon Fraser University. Mr. Seewald is qualified as a solicitor in Hong Kong and as a barrister and solicitor in British Columbia, Canada.