Cheung Kong Holdings
Hutchison Whampoa, one of Hong Kong’s largest listed companies, is controlled by Cheung Kong Group, a property company. Hutchison's operations span ports, property and hotels, retailing, power generation and telecommunications. It owns Cheung Kong Infrastructure, and is headed by Li Ka-shing, Asia’s wealthiest man.
Director of development
The Marco Polo Hotel Group
Mr Sun will be responsible for identifying new hotel opportunities for the group in the Asia-Pacific with the focus on China. Other development targets include the major gateways and emerging secondary cities throughout the region. He joins the group with a wealth of hospitality experience in development, sales and hotel operations. He was previously with Cheung Kong (Holdings), Hyatt International and Westin Hotels & Resorts.
Director of institutional sales in Hong Kong and China
With 12 years' experience in equity sales and research, Mr Cheng joins the firm from SG Securities in Hong Kong. Before this, he was a key member of the Hong Kong/China sales team of UBS Warburg and has been ranked in the Top 5 for Sales in Asiamoney 's broker poll.
Vice-president, sales and business development, Greater China and Korea
Mr Wong, based in Hong Kong, will be responsible for growing EDS' business in the mainland and South Korean markets. He has more than 25 years of sales leadership and management experience across the Asia-Pacific, most recently serving as managing director of Brocade Communications, Greater China.
Head of enhanced equities Asia
Macquarie Funds Management Hong Kong
Mr Nanayakkara joined the firm last year and is responsible for managing the Hong Kong enhanced equities fund and refining the quantitative techniques. Before joining Macquarie, he worked for CSFB/Donaldson Lufkin and Jenrette and at JP Morgan. He has more than nine years' experience in quantitative equity research in Asia-Pacific and across global emerging and developed markets.
Quantitative research analyst
Macquarie Funds Management
Ms Ho will be responsible for research, development and the implementation of investment strategies, optimisation and portfolio analysis for Asia. Before joining Macquarie, she worked for CSFB/Donaldson Lufkin and Jenrette in Hong Kong.
Assistant portfolio manager
Macquarie Management Funds
Mr Mak manages the Hong Kong trading process and risk management systems and will play an important role with the Macquarie regional team conducting ongoing research and development for all Asian equities products. Before joining the firm, he was an investment consultant with Towers Perrin in Sydney and Singapore.
Benny K. B. Kwok
Vice-chairman and director
As the author of Forensic Accountancy, published by LexisNexis Butterworths, Mr Kwok has extensive experience covering all financial aspects of litigation, dispute resolution and fraud investigation.
Details of appointments, with complete names and photographs, should be sent to Special Reports, GPO Box 47, Hong Kong; facsimiles to 2660 5378; or e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org