On the Move

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 14 July, 2012, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 14 July, 2012, 12:00am


Paul Yau
Director of finance
Rosewood Beijing

Yau has more than 20 years' experience in financial management, especially in luxury hotel groups. He was formerly director of finance for several properties in the InterContinental Hotels Group, including in Sanya, Shanghai, and Guangzhou.

Helen Ladret
Hampton Winter and Glynn

Ladret is one of only three solicitors in Hong Kong to be qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales, and as an Avocat a la cour in France. She is highly experienced in the fields of family law, cross-border contentious probate and trusts law.

Mark Austen
Chief executive
Asia Securities Industry & Financial Markets Association

Austen joins Asifma after seven years at the Association for Financial Markets in Europe and its predecessor organisations. He will oversee Asifma's development of debt capital markets in Asia.

Bruce Cairnduff
Head of debt capital markets in Asia
Credit Agricole

Cairnduff will oversee all of the bank's primary debt activities in the region. He will work with other teams to offer debt advisory and solutions to corporate and financial institutions. Previously head of the Financial Institutions and Covered Bond Syndicate in London, he will relocate to Hong Kong on July 30.

Henry Wang
Partner and head of investments, China
Mayer Brown JSM

Wong, to be based in Beijing, has 20 years' experience in advising tier-one multinational companies and industry leaders. He was formerly managing partner of Dechert's Beijing office, and was named a leading China M&A lawyer by Chambers and Partners last year.

Ronald Sum
Insurance and maritime lawyer
Troutman Sanders

Sum's team, together with the law firm's litigation group, will offer their experience in shareholders' disputes, investigations by the Securities and Futures Commission and Independent Commission Against Corruption, and disputes involving intellectual property.