HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tricor Group (Tricor), Asia’s leading business expansion specialist and provider of integrated business, corporate, investor, human resources and payroll, corporate trust and debt services, is pleased to announce that Joe Wan, CEO of Tricor Hong Kong, has been appointed as Chairman of the Federation of Share Registrars Limited.
The Federation of Share Registrars Limited, an organization approved by The Securities and Futures Commission, promotes the interests and business of share registrars of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (HKEX). Most importantly, it aims to enhance the professional standards of Hong Kong’s share registrar service industry.
As Chairman, Joe Wan will lead the Federation’s Executive Committee, which manages the internal administration of the Federation. The Executive Committee is responsible for coordinating activities of Federation members, handling hotline requests for public investors, and communicating with regulatory bodies and securities market participants.
Lennard Yong, Tricor Group CEO, said: “Tricor professionals have a longstanding legacy of serving on the Federation’s Executive Committee and working diligently to raise the bar for service quality of member registrars in Hong Kong. I am confident in Joe Wan’s ability to lead the Executive Committee’s efforts to strengthen communication and cooperation between share registrars and regulators—and continue the collaborative relationship Tricor Group has with the Federation and HKEX regulators.”
As CEO of Tricor in Hong Kong, Joe is responsible for leading the commercial development and operations of Hong Kong’s corporate, business, and investor services functions.
About Tricor Group
Tricor Group (Tricor) is the leading business expansion specialist in Asia, with global knowledge and local expertise in business, corporate, investor, human resources & payroll, and corporate trust & debt services. Tricor provides the building blocks for, and catalyzes every stage of clients’ business growth, from incorporation to IPO. Tricor has had a rapid expansion through organic growth and development as well as partnerships, mergers and acquisitions. The Group today has over 50,000 clients globally, a staff strength of over 2,600 and a network of offices in 47 cities across 21 countries / territories. Our client portfolio includes over 1,500 companies listed in Hong Kong and China, ~500 companies listed in Singapore and Malaysia, and more than 40% of the Fortune Global 500 companies, as well as a significant share of multinationals and private enterprises operating across international markets. In March 2017, the Permira Funds became the controlling shareholder of the Tricor Group, alongside management.