Clear Direction - Shanghai

Tuesday 18 Oct 2016, 12:30 - 15:00

Location: Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai, Asia

Pricing: Tickets are complimentary

Tuesday 18 Oct 2016, 12:30 - 15:00

Location: Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai, Asia

Pricing: Tickets are complimentary

Entitled ‘Clear Direction’, the 2016 Jersey Finance Annual Asia Roadshow Shanghai event will take place on 18 October and will bring together a range of world-class industry professionals to discuss some of the key issues currently shaping the global market/growth of the Asian market.

Led by Richard Corrigan, Deputy Chief Executive, Jersey Finance, the event will feature keynote speeches and a panel session with several leading industry experts, who will discuss a range of topics including the need for substance in 21st century international finance centres, the growth of family offices and their increasing importance to UHNWIs.

The conference follows on from our successful 2014 and 2015 roadshows, and is set to attract a broad range of members of the local advisory community, including wealth practitioners, lawyers, investment managers and other finance professionals, and will provide a light lunch with plenty of networking opportunities.

Please save the date in your diary if you are interested in attending and we will make further announcements as additional details are confirmed.

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Speakers

Richard Corrigan

Interim Director of Financial Services, Government of Jersey

Richard Corrigan

Keynotes

As Interim Director of Financial Services for the Government of Jersey, Richard provides advice to Ministers on financial services matters and leads a team that supports sustainable and responsible development of Jersey's finance industry. 

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Prior to his secondment, Richard was Deputy CEO of Jersey Finance, where he led international teams covering Africa, Europe, GCC, Greater China, India, North America and the United Kingdom, promoting Jersey as a well-regulated, internationally cooperative financial centre.

In his earlier career, Richard managed a variety of business units within Barclays Bank plc and Royal Bank of Scotland Group, including various subsidiary board appointments.

Professionally, he is a member of both the Institute of Directors and the Institute of Financial Services. Richard is also a member of the Prince's Trust Steering Group for Jersey and Vice-Chair of the Board of Governors at Highlands College, Jersey.


David Chang

Secretary General of China Family Office Association (CFOA)

David Chang

Keynotes

David is Secretary General of China Family Office Association, an industry-leading association with a mission to build and increase dialogue between global and local UHNW families, facilitate efficient capital allocation and provide first-class services for local UHNW families’ inter-generational needs. He also serves as CIO for a number of multi family offices and is the lead partner for G9, the leading family office think tank in China.

 

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After studying at Cornell University in the US, David started his career in 1994 when he joined J.P. Morgan Investment Management in New York. Over the next 19 years, he held senior positions in a number of firms, gaining a wealth of experience in fixed income investment and portfolio management. In 2013, David was one of three founding partners of SMC Capital Advisors, where he was responsible for their local credit bond fund.

In September 2014, David decided to focus in full time capacity to lead CFOA’s activities.


Fiona Whitehead

Head of New Business, Coutts & Co Trustees (Jersey) Limited

Fiona Whitehead

Panellist

Fiona joined Coutts & Co Trustees (Jersey) Limited in 2014 as the Head of New Business and a Board Director.

 

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Fiona has over 25 years’ experience in wealth management and has travelled extensively to Asia and the Middle East working with clients and their advisers on all aspects of wealth structuring. Fiona has advised on complex high net worth structures such as private trust companies and private unit trusts dealing with all types of assets. She has responsibility for key clients in Asia, visiting the region at least twice a year.

Fiona is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) in Jersey and the International Compliance Association.


Yongjun (Peter) Ni

Partner, Zhong Lun Law Firm

Yongjun (Peter) Ni

Panellist

Peter oversees the tax and wealth planning practice of Zhong Lun Law Firm, one of the largest law firms in China. Peter has 20 years’ experience in providing Chinese and international tax services to companies and private clients, including nine years in the US.

 

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Peter previously led the Greater China tax practice of White & Case and the international tax practice of Ernst & Young China. A qualified lawyer, Peter has been ranked as a Band 1 Chinese tax lawyer by leading international directories including Chambers Asia and International Tax Review. Peter is the co-author of China Taxation - Law, Practice and Planning, the most comprehensive English language treatise on Chinese tax law (published

by Sweet & Maxwell). In addition to Chinese legal education at Fudan University, Peter holds a master of corporate law from Harvard University and a master of tax law from New York University (NYU). He is qualified to practice law in both China and the US.


Rebecca Wang

Private Client Director, PwC Shanghai

Rebecca Wang

Panellist

Rebecca is a corporate tax partner in PwC China. She has 18 years’ experience in providing both China and the US tax and business advisory services. She currently leads the High Net Worth practice of PwC Central China.

 

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Rebecca specialises in helping HNWIs and families to devise tailor-made international tax planning from both corporate and personal perspectives. Rebecca also has extensive experience in setting up tax efficient structures for cross-border transactions, overseas IPOs, offshore real estate investments and advising on overseas trust/funds set-up. She has served a wide spectrum of clients across different industries and countries.


An Kelles

Business Development Director - Greater China, Jersey Finance Limited

An Kelles

Moderator

An joined Jersey Finance in May 2016 as the Business Development Director for Greater China based in Hong Kong. An studied law in Belgium at the University of Leuven including one Erasmus exchange year at Queen Mary and Westfield College in London. She subsequently did an LLM in international business law at Trinity College Dublin.

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An qualified as a lawyer in Belgium before moving to Dublin to work in the international business team of the law firm Matheson. In 2009, she went to work for ATC Corporate Services in Luxembourg as a corporate lawyer and later as a business unit manager. After a shareholding change in 2013, ATC Corporate Services merged with the Intertrust Group. An joined the Intertrust Hong Kong office in 2014 as a business unit director for the European and the Private Equity team.


Programme

12.30  Registration and Networking Lunch 


13.15  Welcome

  • Richard Corrigan, Interim Director of Financial Services, The Government of Jersey

13.35  Keynote Speaker

  • David Chang, Secretary General, China Family Office Association

14.00  Panel Session

This panel of experts will discuss a range of topics including the need for substance in 21st century international finance centres, the growth of family offices and their increasing importance to UHNWIs.

  • Moderator: An Kelles, Business Development Director, Jersey Finance
  • Richard Corrigan, Interim Director of Financial Services, The Government of Jersey
  • Fiona Whitehead, Head of New Business, Coutts & Co Trustees (Jersey) Limited
  • Yongjun (Peter) Ni, Partner, Zhong Lun Law Firm
  • Rebecca Wang, Private Client Director, PwC Shanghai 

14.40  Q&A Session 


14:50  Closing Remarks 

  • Richard Corrigan, Interim Director of Financial Services, The Government of Jersey

15:00  End of Session

Venue

Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai

1288号 Lujiazui Ring Rd, LuJiaZui, Pudong Xinqu, Shanghai Shi, China, 200120

Get in touch

Contact our Events Team

Georgina Matthews

Georgina Matthews

Events Manager at Jersey Finance

Tel: +44 (0)1534 836008
Email: georgina.matthews@jerseyfinance.je

Katie Patterson

Katie Patterson

Events Assistant at Jersey Finance

Tel: +44 (0)1534 836013
Email: katie.patterson@jerseyfinance.je