Master in International Finance at Columbia University
Jimmy has over 20 years of experiences in the financial services industry including Banking, Big Four accounting firms and US fortune 500 company.
Prior to HKU, Jimmy was a Director and a highly successful Banker with several world renouncing investment banks such as the Rothschild Family, JPMorganChase, Citibank and Standard Chartered Private Bank, thanks vastly to his extensive business network in China. Besides US banks, he also held Financial Derivative trading position at one of the biggest UK bank Barclays Bank in New York.
Jimmy started his early career in a US Fortune 500 company - General Electric Co, in its prestigious training program FMP (Financial Management Program), He was one of the very few Asians being recruited into this prestigious training program from US campus. This was due to his unique bi-culture background as well as his excellent academic achievement (he graduated a perfect GPA of 4.0/4.0). He then moved on to one of the big Four accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers LLC.
Education wise, Jimmy has a Master Degree in Finance from the US Columbia University in the City of New York, holds a Bachelor Degree in Engineering from the CCNY in the United States, being the first Asian student in the school’s history to receive the Engineering Alumni Award after earning a perfect GPA of 4.0/4.0. He also holds a Certificate in Investment Banking from NYU.
He’s a CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) holder.
He is fluent in multi-languages including English, Mandarin, and Cantonese.