Partner, financial markets group
Simmons & Simmons
Mr Hayden has extensive experience in all types of collective investment schemes. He has advised on offshore closed- and open-ended corporates, unit trusts and limited partnerships as well as regulatory and securities issues connected with asset management in Hong Kong and Asia. Mr Hayden has experience in bank mergers through private ordinance and Securities and Futures Commission licensing issues.
Vice-president, North Asia operations
Mr Khang will oversee Cisco's operations in Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Thailand, Philippines and Indochina. Based in Hong Kong, he will report to Owen Chan, president of Asia Pacific operations. Mr Khang was formerly vice-president of sales operations for Cisco Systems in Asia Pacific. He was responsible for the company's technology and business solutions groups as well as its marketing in the region.
Director of technology solutions, Hong Kong
Mr Fung brings more than 20 years' experience in technology management, architecture design, project delivery and support to the Hong Kong operations of EMC, the world leader in information storage and management. He and his team will help customers at every stage of their information lifecycle. Prior to joining EMC, Mr Fung was regional chief technologist of client solutions for Sun Microsystems Greater China.
Manager of technology recruitment
Mr Whitaker is an experienced IT recruitment professional who has supplied staff at all levels to international and local companies. He has designed and managed large-scale recruitment solutions, including talent management, staff retention strategies and contingent workforces. Having worked in both software development and as an information analyst, Mr Whitaker brings unique insight into client needs.
Sales manager (MICE) - Australia
Langham Hotels International
Working out of the group's global sales office in Sydney, Ms Tilzey will be responsible for boosting Langham's share of the meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions (MICE) market. The British-born Australian citizen will also help enhance Langham Hotels International's brand presence throughout the region. She has specialised in the MICE market since arriving in Australia six years ago.
Director of human resources
Langham Hotel, Hong Kong
A veteran in the HR field, Ms Yau will help draw up a new human resources strategy for the hotel. This will focus on staff recruitment, training to higher standards, boosting staff morale, managing manpower through planning and cost control, and setting policies on employee compensation and benefits. Ms Yau, who has a diploma in hotel and catering operations from Britain, has held many senior positions in the hospitality industry.
Hill & Associates
Based in Hong Kong, Mr Quiazon will advise the company's multinational client base on issues ranging from ethics and integrity to regulatory compliance and protection of corporate information assets throughout Asia Pacific. Mr Quiazon is a certified fraud examiner with more than 16 years' experience in investigations and consulting. He has extensive experience investigating fraud, money laundering, asset tracing and corruption.