Eric Chia Partner Ernst & Young Mr Chia will lead the business risk services group. His experience includes business process re-engineering, risk assessment, internal control systems, procedures development and implementation. Robert F. Grondine Chairman American Chamber of Commerce in Japan Mr Grondine, a partner at White & Case in Tokyo, has been named chamber chairman for a second time. He last held the post in 2002, and has been a member since 1982. Michael Pfaar Partner Ernst & Young Mr Pfaar will specialise in Chinese and German taxes at the company's international tax department. Based in Shanghai, Mr Pfaar leads the German tax desk and the firm's German business centre in China. Ashley Howlett Partner Jones Day Ms Howlett, a general litigation lawyer, has recently moved to the firm's Beijing office to help develop a specialised practice covering construction litigation and arbitration. Judy Wong Partner Ernst & Young Ms Wong joins the firm's assurance and advisory business services. She has more than 15 years' experience in auditing local and international companies. Her experience includes handling IPOs. Iain Seow Partner Jones Day in Hong Kong Mr Seow is a litigation lawyer with more than 11 years' commercial litigation and arbitration experience. His practice covers banking, insolvency and regulatory disputes. Jill Paitchel President of international business Janus Capital Group Ms Paitchel is responsible for the oversight of the firm's international business. Based in Connecticut, she has more than 20 years' experience, including seven years with Citigroup. Amy Martich National account director Janus Global Adviser Ms Martich, based in Chicago, has more than 11 years' experience in mutual funds at Scudder and Kemper, where she was a vice-president and senior account manager. San Chan Consumer marketing director, Asia Australian Tourist Commission (ATC) Ms Chan will head the regional marketing team. She has been with the ATC for more than eight years and served previously as consumer marketing manager, Asia. Louise Hodges Public relations manager, Asia Australian Tourist Commission Ms Hodges will be responsible for driving a team of PR managers implementing a corporate and consumer PR campaign across the region. Fiona Szeto Director of communications New World Renaissance Hotel In her new capacity, Ms Szeto takes charge of the external and internal communication activities of the hotel and also assists the director of marketing. Rodney Dickson Direct marketing and planning manager, Asia Australian Tourist Commission Mr Dickson will relocate from Sydney to Hong Kong and will oversee online communications and Net branding. Vincent Leusner Vice-president, regional finance - Asia Pacific Grey Global Group Mr Leusner, promoted from regional financial director, will continue to be based in Kuala Lumpur. His responsibilities range from India and Japan to Australasia. Alan Lee Consumer marketing manager, South and Southeast Asia Australian Tourist Commission (ATC) Mr Lee will be responsible for campaigns. Before joining ATC, he had worked in marketing for more than seven years.