Accessing Capital Post-2020
You are cordially invited to attend a digital presentation and expert panel highlighting the key trends in accessing capital including: equity financing, private credit, new capital providers and deal structures.
The event will begin with a Keynote Presentation by Gordon Crosbie-Walsh, Asia CEO of EquitiesFirst and followed by a Panel Discussion.
Ms. Winnie Fan
Head of Investor Relations
Television Broadcasts Limited
Ms. Winnie Fan is the Head of Investor Relations at Television Broadcasts Limited (TVB; stock code: 511.HK). She has extensive investor relations and audit experience. Prior to joining TVB, she held senior investor relations positions in State-Owned Enterprises listed on Hong Kong Stock Exchange and a Chinese company listed on Nasdaq. Before pursuing her career in investor relations, she worked at the Audit and Learning and Development Departments of KPMG Hong Kong. She is a member of Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She presently also serves as an Executive Committee of the Hong Kong Investor Relations Association and the Chairman of its marketing and promotion committee. She holds a Master of Arts in Education and Human Development from George Washington University and a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, Accounting from Portland State University.
Mr. Gordon Crosbie-Walsh
Gordon Crosbie-Walsh is the Chief Executive Officer, Asia at EquitiesFirst.
Gordon has over three decades of financial services experience including Chartered Accounting, Equity research, Equity Sales as well as Investment Banking and Capital Markets.
Prior to joining EFH, Gordon spent well over a decade leading several Investment banking businesses including as Managing Director and Co-Head of Investment bank for CM Financial, Jefferies Asia, in addition as Head of Equity Capital Markets. Prior to Jefferies, Gordon was a part of the successful ECM/Syndicate team for JP Morgan.
In addition to his experience in Investment Banking/Capital Markets, Gordon spent over a decade in sales as the Managing Director and Head of Equities and Equity Sales (HK/China) for Deutsche Bank as well as Salomon Smith Barney.
Gordon earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Monash University (Chisholm) in Melbourne Australia.
Mr. Dennis Leung
Managing Partner, Financial Services – Strategy and Transactions
EY Greater China
Dennis Leung is the Strategy and Transactions – Financial Services Leader of Greater China. He focuses on serving banking, insurance, wealth management and Fintech clients.
He spends his full-time providing transaction advisory services including capital strategy advice, transaction structure consulting, financial and operational due diligence and transaction integration services to financial institutional clients.
Prior to joining EY, he was the Chief Financial Officer of a listed company in Hong Kong (HK) with operations throughout in China and Singapore.
Mr. Eric Poon
Executive Vice Chairman
Association of Family Offices in Asia
Eric Poon is the Executive Vice Chairperson of the Association of Family Offices in Asia.
Over the past 25 years, Eric has the privilege of building his experience and track record working for Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan, BlackRock, Barings, Value Partners, UBP, and All-Stars (leading new economy / techn PE and Hedge Fund) having based in New York (US), Vancouver (Canada) and Asia.
Eric is a Strategic Advisor of the United Nations (UNSIF), Board Advisor of Forbes (FGA), and UBC (VSE’s CC) as well as being the Co-Chair of ESG and Environment of Canadian International School in HK.
He has dedicated himself to the new economy / tech, PE / VC and Hedge Fund industries: being a committee of the HK Venture Capital Association (HKVCA) and Cyberport Investor Network. He also co-represented the Association of Family Offices in Asia (AFO) to take part at the board sub-comm of the HK Financial Services Development Council (HK FSDC). He was an executive board committee of the HK Investment Funds Association as he was amongst the leaders to drive the fund management industry association.
Eric holds an MBA from the University of Houston-Victoria in the United States and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of British Columbia. Eric is also a Fellow member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) destination.