Morgan Stanley Investment Management Announces Portfolio Management Changes for Morgan Stanley Asia-Pacific Fund, Inc.

NEW YORK--()--Morgan Stanley Investment Management announced today portfolio management changes for Morgan Stanley Asia-Pacific Fund, Inc. (NYSE: APF) (the “Fund”). The Fund is managed by the Emerging Markets Equity team of Morgan Stanley Investment Management Inc. (the “Adviser”). The team consists of portfolio managers and analysts.

Current members of the teams jointly and primarily responsible for the day-to-day management of the Fund’s portfolio are May Yu, a Managing Director of the Adviser, and Munib Madni, a Managing Director of Morgan Stanley Investment Management Company (“MSIM Company” or the “Sub-Adviser”). Ms. Yu has been associated with the Adviser in an investment management capacity since June 2013. From August 2012 to June 2013, she was associated with MSIM Company in an investment management capacity. She began managing the Fund in August 2012. Mr. Madni has been associated with MSIM Company in an investment management capacity since February 2005 and began managing the Fund in May 2012.

Effective on or about June 1, 2018, Amay Hattangadi, will become a Managing Director of MSIM Company and will serve as a portfolio manager to the Fund. Mr. Hattangadi will be associated with the Sub-Adviser in an investment management capacity at that time. Currently, Mr. Hattangadi has been associated with Morgan Stanley Investment Management Private Limited, an affiliate of the Adviser, as a portfolio adviser since 1999. Effective June 30, 2018, Munib Madni, a Managing Director of the Sub-Adviser, will no longer serve as a portfolio manager to the Fund.

Morgan Stanley Investment Management, together with its investment advisory affiliates, has more than 608 investment professionals around the world and $482 billion in assets under management or supervision as of December 31, 2017. Morgan Stanley Investment Management strives to provide outstanding long-term investment performance, service and a comprehensive suite of investment management solutions to a diverse client base, which includes governments, institutions, corporations and individuals worldwide. For further information about Morgan Stanley Investment Management, please visit www.morganstanley.com/im.

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