On the Move

PUBLISHED : Monday, 29 March, 2010, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 29 March, 2010, 12:00am

Wei Song
Managing director
Pacific Alliance Real Estate

Wei will focus on developing the group's real estate footprint in Greater China. He has also worked at Equity International and was previously managing director and president of Anjia Group, a mortgage brokerage company which later became one of the largest originators of mortgages in Shanghai.

Lars Petersen
General manager, marine division
Jebsen Marine

Petersen has 20 years of experience in the luxury industry and has been with the Jebsen Group since 1994. His reputation in the luxury car sector will translate well into the yacht business to realise cross-marketing opportunities and take the business further.

Brady Sidwell
Food and agribusiness research head, NE Asia
Rabobank International

Based in Hong Kong since 2005, Sidwell has been in charge of food and agribusiness strategic advisory for Northeast Asia. He has a focus on animal protein, grains and oilseeds, fruits and vegetables, renewable energy and supply chain logistics.

Emmanuel Roulin
Head of business development, Asia Pacific
Lombard Odier

Based in Hong Kong, Roulin will handle business development and institutional client relationship management activities of Lombard Odier Investment Managers and Lombard Odier Funds in the Asia-Pacific. He has more than 20 years of experience.

Munir Nanji
Managing director, regional head, bank services

Nanji will assume responsibility for managing the bank services group business in 18 markets across the Asia-Pacific. He will also be responsible for driving team performance and enhancing customer and employee satisfaction levels for the bank's services.

William Lowndes
Head of Asian distribution

Lowndes will move from London to Hong Kong to lead expansion in the region and take charge of business development as well as growing Threadneedle's strategic partnerships. He will continue to work closely with private and commercial banks, family offices and institutional clients.

Jon Allen
Deputy head of Asian distribution

Allen joins Threadneedle in Singapore with 20 years of experience in Hong Kong, Dubai, London and Singapore working for various global financial institutions. He spent the past two years as chief executive and shareholder of Carnelian Capital and Obverse Capital.

Michael Arnold
Board director
Asian Public Real Estate Association, HK

Arnold is a senior executive with 47 years of experience in the property industry, of which four decades were spent in the Asia-Pacific. He serves as a senior advisory partner at Forum Partners as well as an independent non-executive director of the Link Management.