Judging Panel 2016

RAPHAEL YOUNG

Senior Vice President, Asia Pacific ex. Japan
Munich Re Automation Solutions

Raphael P. Young is the Senior Vice President, Asia Pacific ex. Japan for Munich Re Automation Solutions based in Singapore. He is leading Munich Re’ s effort in the region with responsibilities

FENG-MIN CHIEN

Managing Director and Principal Consultant
FMC Marketing Consultancy

Feng-Min Chien is Managing Director and Principal Consultant of FMC Marketing Consultancy, an advisory firm dedicated to providing end-to-end marketing solutions for financial institutions and corporations in the Asia Pacific region.

EDWARD CHIN

Founder
MDE Walters Capital

Mr. Chi-Kin CHIN, Edward has over 20 years of experience in hedge funds, securities trading, and business valuation. He is a certified Canadian Investment Manager (CIM), a Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute (FCSI) and a Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Directors (FHKIoD).

DONALD CHAN

Chief Executive Officer
Mutual One International Asset Management Limited

Donald is a senior financial services professional with over 29 years in the Banking and Financial Services Industry, across wealth management- buy and sell side, banking- private client and,

BASKER RANGACHARI

Senior Vice President
Head of Marketing & Customer Experience

Basker Rangachari is Senior Vice President and Head of Marketing at Mashreq Bank. He joined Mashreq in August 2016. With almost 3 decades of diverse leadership experience across consumer banking,

ARVIND SUNDARESAN

GTM Head Financial Services, Asia Pacific and Japan
SAP Asia Private Limited

Arvind has over 17 years of Industry experience, significant portion of which has been with consulting, technology and outsourcing firms working for leading enterprises having presence in APAC.

FARZANA ASLAM

Associate Director, Principal Lecturer
Centre for Public and Comparative Law, Faculty of Law – University of Hong Kong

Farzana is currently Associate Director of the Centre for Comparative and Public Law and Principal Lecturer in the Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong where she teaches Business and Human Rights, Employment Law, Advocacy, and Civil Litigation.

TERESA AU

Managing Director / Gold Spring Investment Ltd
EXCO Heep Hong Society

Teresa is the founder and managing director of her company with portfolio covering Hong Kong and overseas residential, retail and commercial real estate, fixed income and equity investments.

MARC-KARIM BALOCH

Associate Partner (APAC)
Marlin Hawk

Marc is Associate Partner (APAC) for leadership advisory and executive search firm Marlin Hawk. He focuses on the Financial Services and Insurance sectors across Asia.

CALLY CHAN

Managing Director
HP Hong Kong

Cally Chan is the Managing Director of HP Hong Kong. She is responsible for overall revenues and profitability, business operations and driving HP’s leadership in Hong Kong and Macau.

KATHERINE CHEUNG

Vice Chairman
CrossGate Advisors

Katherine Cheung is Vice Chairman of CrossGate Advisors, and was previously a Managing Director at BlackRock in Asia. Katherine joined BlackRock (via acquisition of Merrill Lynch Investment Managers) in 1999 and held various positions during the period, which include heading up the Marketing function (1999-2010) in Asia.

AGNES KOON

Chief Executive
KSY Specialty Ltds

Mrs. Agnes Koon is Chief Executive of KSY Speciality Ltd. KSY, an insurance broker on all lines of general & life insurances, focuses on Specie, Medical, P&C Insurances. KSY is also a Lloyd’s Coverholder in Specie & Fine Art. Mrs Koon was the first lady Chairman of HK Federation of Insurers 2008-09.

ALVIN CHONG-HANG LAM

Founder
Skylar Professional Development Resources Ltd

Alvin Lam has been working in the financial services industry for twenty years in the areas of training & development, and investment advisory. He is currently an independent trainer.

MICHAEL LAMB

Chief Executive Officer
CCW Global Limited

Michael is the Chief Executive Officer at leading bespoke insurance brokerage, CCW Global Limited. Working within Hong Kong’s insurance industry since 2006, Michael has, in his various roles, overseen the development of more than 25 leading industry websites.

STUART LECKIE, O.B.E.

Chairman
Stirling Finance

Mr. Stuart Leckie is Chairman of Stirling Finance Limited and advises on investments and pensions in Asia. He is the author of books titled “Investment Funds in China” and “Pension Funds in China”.

EDMUND LEE

Chief Executive Officer
K-Matrix

As the CEO and co-founder of K-Matrix Group, Mr. Edmund Lee has more than 10 years of solid experience in digital analysis. Graduated from Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Computer Science, Edmund developed his career path in the industry and set up K-Matrix in 2004.

CARRIE LEUNG

CEO
HK Institute of Bankers

As the Chief Executive Officer of the Hong Kong Institute of Bankers (HKIB), Ms. Leung is devoted to the continuous upgrading of competence and professional standards of local banking practitioners.

WYMAN LEUNG

Chief Investment Officer
AMG Global Investment Limited

Wyman is the Head of Investment for AMG Global Investment Limited, providing economic and financial market analysis, investment advisory and asset management services to clients in the Asia Pacific Region.

REBECCA NEUFELD

Founder and Director
RNeufeld Consulting

Rebecca Neufeld is a strategy, marketing and technology adoption expert who has worked with blue-chip multinational companies and local companies and institutions. She is the founder and director of RNeufeld Consulting.

ELSA PAU

CEO & Publisher
WealthAsia Media Ltd

Elsa is a publisher, conference organizer and social entrepreneur, whose interest is to innovate and drive interesting propositions that benefit real change for the community.

STEVEN SEOW

Head of Wealth Management, Asia
Mercer Singapore

With a background in many different aspects of wealth management, Steven Seow was appointed Mercer’s Head of Wealth Management in Asia in October 2013.

JUSTIN TAYLOR

Managing Director
Financial Resourcing Asia

Justin has gained over 25 years’ experience within the financial services and banking sectors, 18 years of which have been as a recruiter including 9 running specialist financial services divisions and consultancies

ALEXANDRA BOAKES TRACY

President
Hoi Ping Ventures

Alexandra Boakes Tracy is President of Hoi Ping Ventures in Hong Kong, which she established to provide research and consulting on investment and sustainability issues. Based in Asia for over twenty years.

DERIC WONG

CEO
OMD Hong Kong

Deric is the CEO of OMD Hong Kong, part of Omnicom Media Group, one of the world’s largest media and communications networks. He oversees the talent, strategy, operations, growth and the value proposition of the agency in Hong Kong.