Partner and Co-founder: Marcel is an experienced advisor to boards and management of both listed and privately owned high growth enterprises operating in the technology, media, entertainment and communication sectors. He specialises in governance digital and business strategy, finance management, Mergers and acquisitions, and leadership. A resident of Hong Kong for over 33 years, he was partner of PricewaterhouseCoopers from 1993 to 2015 and the Global Leader of PricewaterhouseCoopers' Entertainment and Media Practice from 2006 to 2015. He is INED at Asia Satellite Telecommunications and serves on the Advisory Boards of a number of emerging technology and media companies that are disruptors in their respective fields. He is former Chairman of Asia Video Industry Association (“AVIA”) (formerly CASBAA). He is a graduate in Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science and a fellow of both the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales and the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Partner and Co-founder: Rob is an accomplished senior finance and operations executive with over 20 years experience in Asia. He has a strong track record of success in deal advisory, financial management, analytical research and operations, controls and risk management in a variety of sectors including entertainment, technology and media. Previous clients and employers include Reuters and Thomson Reuters, The Red Flag Group, Wisers, the boutique investment bank Marlin and Associates, DST International, AFE Solutions, WSJ/Dow Jones and early in his career the rock band KISS. Rob was previously Chairperson of both the European and Irish Chambers of Commerce in Hong Kong. Rob is a graduate of the University College Dublin and the University of South Australia has an MBA from Edinburgh Business School and is a Chartered Accountant.
COO: Paul brings nearly 30 years of Asia Pacific experience in CFO and Finance Director roles across a broad spectrum of industries and both listed and unlisted organisations, including Jardine Matheson and Volkswagen Audi Group. He specialises in risk management, process optimisation, margin improvement and balance sheet management. He has been a resident of Hong Kong since 1996 with assignments to Indonesia, Japan, Australia and South Korea. Paul is a Chartered Accountant and qualified Corporate Treasurer with extensive corporate fund raising experience.