On the Move

PUBLISHED : Monday, 14 February, 2011, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 14 February, 2011, 12:00am

Yong Ren
Corporate and securities, Hong Kong Mayer Brown

Ren concentrates on private investment funds covering private equity, venture capital, distressed opportunities, real estate, mezzanine, funds of funds and hedge funds in the United States, Asia and Europe. He is a graduate of Yale Law School.

Raymond M.W. Wong
Real estate, Hong Kong Mayer Brown

Wong has broad experience in all aspects of property and conveyancing law. His practice areas include project conveyancing, landlord and tenant, land resumption and property litigation. He has a law degree from the University of Hong Kong.

Jill Tan-Gunter
Vice-president, human resources
Marco Polo Hotels

Tan-Gunter has more than 30 years of experience spanning the Asia-Pacific, Mauritius, Seychelles and Maldives. Most recently, she was area director of human resources Asia-Pacific for Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts in Singapore.

Jessica Wong
Event planning and co-ordination manager
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (Management)

Wong will lead a team advising on event planning to exhibition, convention and special event organisers and contractors, as well as providing logistics and technical support, security and housekeeping services.

Katherine Tang
Operations planning and co-ordination manager
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (Management)

Tang's new responsibility is to evaluate customer feedback, identify service gaps and develop new policies and procedures to enhance efficiency and performance standard. She joined the firm in 1992.

Ken Wai
Managing director - Greater China

Wai has more than 20 years of experience in architecture, and has been responsible for project design and management, specialising in large-scale institutional, infrastructure, commercial and residential projects.

Charles Chau
Morrison & Foerster

Chau's practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, listings and public offerings, capital markets transactions, securities regulatory compliance and joint ventures across Hong Kong, the mainland and Asia-Pacific.

Edgar Dias
Regional director of enterprise business

As the Asia-Pacific head, Singapore-based Dias will lead enterprise strategy and manage the sales force. He was previously sales director at Juniper Networks. Before that, Dias spent 10 years at Nortel Networks where he was responsible for sales in Asia, Middle East and Africa.

William Ng
Managing director, Hong Kong and Macau

Ng has overall responsibility for express delivery and supply chain operations in these markets. Previously, he was the general manager of UPS Taiwan. Ng joined the company in Malaysia in 1997 and holds a degree in industrial engineering from the University of Wisconsin.

Choo-Siang Lee
Dell Alliance director, Asia-Pacific
Juniper Networks

Lee has extensive vendor alliance experience, and will help expand the company's business with Dell across the region. He joins Juniper from Microsoft where he helped build its alliance with Dell in Asia-Pacific. Before that, he worked in Dell's Advanced Systems Group.

Vanessa Wang
Pension services head, Asia-Pacific

Wang will be responsible for growth in the pensions and endowments sectors and will work closely with product partners and other businesses within Citi. She joins Citi from Mercer where she was a partner and Asia head of the retirement, risk and finance business.

Ronald Tham
Head of coverage and family office, Hong Kong, global banking

Tham will service and extend relationships with Hong Kong clients and private family offices. He was at Macquarie Capital as senior managing director, head of Hong Kong coverage and head of real estate group for Asia.

Roger de Basto
Head of transaction management, equity capital markets of global banking, Asia-Pacific

De Basto will be responsible for the execution of equity capital markets mandates for clients across Asia-Pacific, ex-Hong Kong. He was head of equity capital markets execution at Macquarie.

Rajeev Sahney
Head of corporate sector group, Asia-Pacific, global banking

Sahney is currently the global head of retail for the corporate sector group, global banking and will move to Hong Kong from London to take on his new role.