IQ-EQ has hired Jerome Kong as associate director in its private wealth arm in Shanghai.
In addition, Kong joins from a leading global business provider in Shanghai and has extensive experience developing new business in the Chinese private wealth sector. He will work with a range of IQ-EQ’s leading ultra-high net work clients in Shanghai and Beijing.
Kong said: “I am delighted to join the IQ-EQ team during a period of such rapid growth and innovation. With IQ-EQ’s reputation for client services, innovative technology and a committed, skilled team. It is exciting to be able to bring my experience to grow the Private Wealth service offering, as well as continuing to strengthen the groups’ global impact within this space.”
Jimmy Leong, chief commercial officer, Asia, added: “With his depth of experience within the Chinese Private Wealth sector, it’s great to have Jerome on board the IQ-EQ Shanghai team. This appointment reflects the strengthening of our senior team in Asia and expansion into China, and I look forward to seeing Jerome competently grow and develop our Private Wealth segment in China, in tandem with our China Funds segment, led by Shanghai business development director Goldie Ko.”