On the Move

PUBLISHED : Monday, 18 April, 2011, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 18 April, 2011, 12:00am


Kelvin Leung
Partner, performance and technology, advisory, Shenzhen
KPMG China

Leung has more than 16 years of experience in IT security, governance and internal audit services. He provides business and systems integration, IT strategy advisory, information security and IT governance services.

Denny Chen Chi-sing
Principal, audit, HK
KPMG China

Chen provides professional audit services to companies listed in Hong Kong and the United States, as well as to other multinationals in industries such as property and infrastructure, transport and electronics. He also has experience in US and Hong Kong listing rules and regulations.

Rosalie Lui
Director, transactions and restructuring, advisory, HK
KPMG China

Lui is experienced in restructuring and liquidating regulated financial institutions and advising on exit planning. She has handled management of the liquidation of three Lehman Brothers' regulated entities since September 2008.

Josiah Leung Kwok-yui
Gammon Construction

Leung is responsible for the development and execution of civil business opportunities. He has 30 years in designing and building, multidisciplinary projects and project and business management. He is the chairman of the Institution of Civil Engineers Hong Kong Association.

Thomas Pfordte
Group director, food and beverage
Marco Polo Hotels

Pfordte has worked with Regent Hotel and Hyatt Regency in Hong Kong and Jumeirah Emirates Towers in Dubai. In his new position, he will assist in overseeing and implementing initiatives within the food and beverage departments of Marco Polo Hotels.

Wing Chan
Partner, assurance services

Chan has extensive experience assisting companies to list in Hong Kong and the United States. He specialises in the financial services industry and investment trusts, and covers the property, hotel, industrial and consumer products industries.

Michael Cheung
Partner, assurance services

Cheung is experienced in handling listed company audit assignments over a range of industries including manufacturing, trading, consumer and industrial goods, food-processing and information technology. He is a Certified Public Accountant.

Harish Raman
Citi Asia-Pacific equity syndicate

Raman was part of the equity syndicate team where he was responsible for Indian equity and regional equity-linked transactions.

David Wong
Vice-president training development, Greater China

Based in Shanghai, Wong will handle development and implementation of training programmes for the region. He previously led Ketchum Greater China's digital business and monitoring solutions division for five years.

Isabella Lau
Vice-president, customer service and strategic development
Manulife (International)

Lau will handle customer relationship management, corporate communications and customer service functions. Previously, she was a vice-president of marketing in Asia-Pacific at Western Union Money Financial Services.

Neil Iksung Chang
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Chang, who also heads the Korea practice, advises on mergers and acquisitions, investments and joint ventures. He has degrees from the University of Washington and University of Chicago, and a JD from the University of Washington School of Law.

Christopher Lobello
Co-head, Asia-Pacific research
Daiwa Capital Markets

Based in Hong Kong, Lobello will handle expansion of Asia ex-Japan stock coverage. He has more than 15 years of research experience and joins from CLSA Asia Pacific Markets where he spent nine years, most recently as global head of quantitative research.

Kristi Swartz
Blank Rome Solicitors

In Hong Kong for 15 years, Swartz joins the M&A and private equity as well as the public companies and capital formation groups. She has a master of science in business administration from the University of Central Texas and a master of law from the University of Hong Kong.

Garth Jones
Executive vice-president and group chief financial officer
AIA Group

Jones was an executive vice-president at China Pacific Insurance. He spent 12 years at Prudential, including time as chief financial officer of the Asian life insurance operations. Jones is a Fellow of the UK Institute of Actuaries.