Jeffrey Bernier, managing director - Asia-Pacific, Delta Air Lines
Bernier will have overall Asia-Pacific commercial responsibility for all aspects of Delta's P&L, outside of Japan. Prior to this promotion, He was previously the managing director - Pacific sales and affairs. '[Bernier] is an exceptional leader and his focus on all aspects of the very complex Asian environment will help ensure profitable growth for Delta Air Lines,' says Vinay Dube, Delta's senior vice-president for Asia-Pacific.
Wilson WH Cheng, managing director - forensic accounting and advisory services, FTI Consulting
Cheng has more than 15 years' experience in forensic accounting, auditing and compliance in international accounting firms, regulatory bodies and financial institutions in New York and Asia-Pacific. He specialises in compliance and risk mitigation services, specifically with regard to anti-bribery and anti-corruption. Cheng was previously a senior manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Hong Kong, working in the Forensic Investigation Practice.
Kenneth Sue, head of products and services - Asia, Coutts
Sue is responsible for Asia products and services strategy and developing tailored investment propositions. '[Sue's] appointment underpins our efforts in building exceptional wealth management offerings and investment solutions,' says Ian Ewart, Coutts' head of products, services and marketing. Sue has over 26 years' banking and financial services experience and was previously managing director and head of Asia-Pacific wealth management sales for HSBC.
David Louie, managing director and vice-chair - client advisory, Bank Sarasin
Based in Hong Kong, Louie reports to Enid Yip, chief executive officer, Asia. With more than 20 years in the finance industry, Louie has a proven track record of enhancing client and market focus, and attracting and retaining staff. He was most recently a member of the board of directors and head of Clariden Leu Asset Management. 'We continue to see the most experienced wealth management professionals choosing to move to Sarasin because we are a client-focused boutique private bank. These industry veterans know that Sarasin can provide a superb platform for their clients,' says Yip. A Hong Kong resident, Louie began his career at Citibank in 1985, transferring to Los Angeles in 1987. He has a BA in Economics from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles.