Lai Sun Development has announced the appointment of Keith Wu as director. Mr Wu will be principally involved in corporate finance, strategic planning and corporate communications. He has more than 10 years experience in the investment banking field. Before joining, Mr Wu was head of Hong Kong and China research for Peregrine Brokerage. Alfred Chow & Associates has appointed Alfred Chow director and head of its international division. He will be responsible for real estate project marketing, residential and commercial investment and development consultation. Mr Chow was previously at Vigers and Colliers Jardine. Heartkey Shek has been appointed associate director and will be responsible for formulating policy and developing new business. She was previously at Colliers Jardine and Nan Fung Group. Samuel Wan has joined Amrop International as managing partner. He will lead the firm's executive search practice in Hong Kong and China. Before this appointment, he spent 10 years in senior level placements and was managing director for Norman Broadbent's Greater China offices. Emery Worldwide, a leading international transportation and logistics company, has appointed Teo Ser Luck to the position of area manager (logistics) for North Asia and Simon Kwok logistics manager for Hong Kong and China. Mr Teo is responsible for the regional logistics business and operations in Taiwan, Thailand, China, Hong Kong, Philippines, Korea and India. Mr Kwok will oversee the logistics development and operations in Hong Kong and China. Guardian Assurance, a member of the worldwide Guardian Royal Exchange Group, has appointed Queenie Wong as administration manager of its Individual Life Department, and Jenny Li as administration manager with the Employee Benefits Department of its Life Branch in Hong Kong. Ms Wong and Ms Li have more than 16 years experience in the life and employee benefits business and have held senior positions in various multi-national life assurance businesses. Commercial Union Assurance has appointed Clive Witter as general manager for its Hong Kong branch. Mr Witter has held a number of senior positions in Commercial Union, the latest of which was general business manager of Commercial Union, Belgium. CIGNA Worldwide Insurance has appointed Brandy Tsang assistant manager of its Marketing and Communications Department, Celia Lee assistant manager of its Agency Support Services Department and Fanny Lau assistant manager of its Customers Service Department. Ms Tsang will be responsible for advertising and promoting the company's products and image, consolidating market information and co-ordinating public relations activities and direct-marketing campaigns. Ms Lee will be responsible for organising agency functions and incentive trips, conducting production reports, introducing promotional premiums and providing agency support in awards and recognition application. Ms Lau will supervise underwriting, telephone enquiries, complaint handling and changes in transactions of the Customer Service Department. Ansett Australia has named Colin Currie regional marketing manager for Asia. Based in Hong Kong, he will be responsible for North and Southeast Asia marketing.