Getting Into Finance in Asia

October 21, 2021, 08:45-10:30
The Executive Centre, 35/F Two Pacific Place
88 Queensway, Admiralty
Member Price: HKD 300
Non-Member Price: HKD 500


Get valuable insight from industry practitioners on how to tap into the finance industry in Asia - what big firms are looking for, skills you'll need, and what's on the horizon in the next 5-10 years. Learn what fields of study, both within and beyond the traditional financial domain, can help you to stand out to recruiters and ideas on how to broaden your expertise into new areas. Our panelists will share how they see the industry evolving and what global trends will shape the field in Asia.  If you're interested to explore a career in this field, this is an opportunity you don't want to miss!

After the event, one attendee will be chosen to win a tailored one-on-one mini mentoring session with each of our executive panelists (to be scheduled after the event pending the panelists availability).

The ticket includes tea and coffee.


8:45AM Registration Opens
8:45AM - 9:15AM Networking & refreshments
9:15AM - 10:15AM Panel Discussion
10:30AM Event ends


Terence Chow
Head of Wealth Management, Asia
In this role, Terence is responsible for the wealth management businesses based in Hong Kong (SAR) and Singapore, servicing High Net-worth and Ultra High Net-worth Investors, with a strategic focus on Asia's Global Families. Terence re-joined RBC in 2005, working in the banks Capital Markets division in a variety of different roles, ranging from strategy, planning, operations and project execution. In 2015, Terence was appointed Vice President and Head of Wealth Management Operations Canada, expanding to include Asia in 2017, supporting the Wealth Management businesses in Canada, Asia, as well as Direct Investing. Most recently, Terence was Chief Operating Officer, Wealth Management Asia. Terence holds an MBA from the Ivey School of Business.

Daisy Ho
Chairman and Executive Director
SJM Holdings Limited
Ms. Ho Chiu Fung Daisy is Chairman and Executive Director of the Hong Kong-listed SJM Holdings Limited, and Chairman of the Board of Directors of SJM Resorts, S.A. – a leading operator, owner and developer of premier tourism, leisure entertainment and related businesses in Macau and the only gaming concessionaire with its roots in Macau. Ms. Ho is also Corporate Director of Sociedade de Turismo e Diversões de Macau, S.A., as well as Deputy Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer of Shun Tak Holdings Limited, a public-listed conglomerate in Hong Kong with a diverse portfolio of investments in shipping, property, hospitality and investment. Ms. Ho has successfully leveraged the Group’s brand across its diversified businesses by making quality investments in various high-growth industry sectors. This included the Greater China and South East Asian regions.

Sheldon Trainor
Co-Founder & Partner
PacBridge Capital Partners
Sheldon Trainor is currently the Managing Partner of PacBridge Capital Partners (HK) Limited (“PacBridge”), a principal investment firm which he founded in 2009. PacBridge specializes in providing early stage and growth capital to companies seeking to develop disruptive technologies and build scalable businesses and has advised on more than US$4.0 billion of completed transactions and made numerous investments in companies around the world since its formation. Prior to establishing PacBridge, Sheldon spent around 20 years in investment banking with firms including Credit Suisse, Morgan Stanley Asia (where he last served as a Managing Director and Head of the General Industries Group) and Merrill Lynch (where he was the Head of Investment Banking for Asia and last served as Vice Chairman of Merrill Lynch Asia). 


Dr. Rajeev Chib
APAC Head of Client Facilitation & Business Management
Rajeev is a seasoned capital markets professional with 25 years of international experience with leading financial institutions based in Hong Kong, New York and Toronto. He is the Regional Asia Head of Client Facilitation & Business Management across Investor Sales and Relationship Management. Rajeev and his team are responsible for partnering with Sales & Relationship Management and delivering Citi’s extensive investor client strategy across all products and geographies in the region within a risk-controlled framework. Rajeev is also a member of the APAC Investor Sales & Relationship management team, and Co-Chair of the COO Markets committee of Asia Securities Industry & Financial Markets Association (ASIFMA). Before taking on his current position in October 2013, Rajeev was the Equities Business Unit Manager for Asia Pacific. He was responsible for Business Unit Management functions related to Equities products.

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Health & Safety Policy: To ensure your comfort, Covid-19 health and safety measures will be in place. No walk-ins will be accepted.
Cancellation Policy: Payment is non-refundable unless the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong cancels the event. If you are unable to attend, cancellations must be received in writing 72 hours prior to the event. No shows will be charged. 
Photography/Filming: By taking part in this event, you grant the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong full rights to use any images resulting from the photography/video filming.

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