Boyden Expands Financial Services Practice In Greater China
Executive search organization Boyden has announced that Stephen Leung has joined its Hong Kong office as a Partner in the firm’s Global Financial Services Practice.
Mr Leung has 20 years’ experience in the financial sector, most recently serving as regional Northeast Asia sales director - investors and intermediaries, transaction banking for Standard Chartered Bank in Hong Kong. Previously, he was vice president of regional bank relations and market infrastructure for Goldman Sachs, where he managed external bank relationships in 14 Asian markets, covering cash management and securities services.
“Stephen brings Boyden Greater China and our financial services practice tremendous experience with the most important global banks in Asia," said Trina Gordon, President and CEO of Boyden World Corporation. “His relationship management skills and ability to understand specific company cultures and talent acquisition challenges will be important assets for our clients.”
“A professional of Stephen’s calibre, with his sector knowledge and market insight, will be a huge benefit to our clients in the Greater China region and to our global financial services practice," said William Farrell, Boyden Board Member and Managing Partner of Boyden Greater China. “I very much look forward to working with him as we continue to grow our practice.”
Prior to his tenures at Standard Chartered Bank and Goldman Sachs, Mr Leung was vice president of Network Management Asia Pacific for JPMorgan Chase, where he managed the firm’s relationships and cash management banks in Hong Kong, the Philippines and Indonesia within treasury and worldwide security services. Earlier at JPMorgan Chase, he served as vice president - regional commercial card products.
Mr Leung began his career in vice president and management roles with Citibank Diners Club International and American Express International. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business and management studies with honors from the University of Salford in England. He is fluent in English and Cantonese and speaks basic Mandarin.
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