The Third Asia Offshore Forum Successfully Concluded in Hong Kong Early This Month

14 June 2017
John Yang
China Offshore Editor-in-Chief

On the morning of May 31, 2017, Asia Offshore Association (AOA) raised the curtain of its new annual meeting, the Third Asia Offshore Forum, in Renaissance Harbour View Hotel Hong Kong. By combining group discussions, seminars and speeches, the two-day meeting had in-depth discussion on topics like the private wealth management of high net worth individuals in Asia, common declaration standards, cross-border asset allocation, overseas investment from China, international heritage planning, trust, and family office.


The forum has attracted a number of experts, scholars, brokers, and professionals from mainland China, Asia and even the whole world, including Michael Olesnicky (Special Tax Advisor, KPMG Tax Co., Ltd.), Morris Huang (Joint Founder, Panhe Family Office), Kenneth Camilleri (Partner, Chetcuti Cauchi Advocates), Jessie Liu (Private Wealth Director, Maybank), Patricia Woo (Partner, Squire Patton Boggs), Zarrian Liu (Managing Director, Zhongzhi Wealth Preservation Holdings Ltd.)Adam B. Cheng (Partner, Junhe Law Firm Hong Kong Office), Mark Lea (Partner, Lea & White Solicitors), Alfred Chan (Director, CTAC Investment Consultants Co., Ltd.), Raphael Genoud (Director, Gestfor Co., Ltd.), Shimon Takagi (Partner, Takagi Law Firm), Joseph Zeng (Partner & General Manager, Greenwoods Assets Management Hong Kong Co., Ltd.), Bronwyn King (Consultant, Harney Westwood & Riegels Hong Kong Office), Mark Cummings (Partner, Walkers Global), Alvin Fan (CEO, OP Investment Management Co., Ltd.), Jason Wang (Partner, Han Kun Law Firm Shenzhen Office), Wilson Cheng (Partner, Ernst & Young Tax Dispute Service Department), Dick To (Tax Director, RSM Tax Advisors (Hong Kong) Co., Ltd.), Rocky Chan (Partner & CEO, Mind Fund), Evis Hadjipetrou (China Market Director, Pafilia Real Estate Development Co., Ltd.), Timmas Tang (Founding Partner, T-Loft Real Estate Development Co., Ltd.), Till Neumann (Founder, Citizen Lane), Lapman Lee (Managing Director, Duff & Phelps), and Neil Burge (Business Development Manager, Microgen Financial System Co., Ltd.). They profoundly discussed and analyzed the hot issues and industry trend during the two-day forum.


The offshore wealth management industry is always exploring new fields and new opportunities. For entities which hope to maintain their leading positions, China and more broadly Asia is a place of great strategic importance. With the unprecedented economic development in China, the demands for the professional experiences of wealth management in China and Asia now present the momentum of explosive growth.


The two-day summit gathered leading financial agencies in China. Taking this opportunity, bankers, lawyers, professionals in offshore finance, representatives from trust & investment companies, enterprise service suppliers, 150 representatives and professionals from several famous financial jurisdictions, and professionals from different wealth management industries had in-depth exchanges and discussions on latest topics and trends.


Furthermore, during the tea breaks and dinner events, speakers and participants of this Forum also had the opportunities to expand business relationship and social network, have straightforward dialogue with industry leaders on future market trends, and benefit from potential business connections.


Like all previous Asia Offshore Forums, this summit is one of the largest and most successful grand meetings in the industry of offshore finance in terms of the number of participants, speakers and topic selection.


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