SANNE appoints Country Heads in Hong Kong and the United Kingdom 24 October 2019

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Jing Jing Qian

Managing Director, Asia-Pacific

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SANNE, a leading global provider of alternative asset and corporate business services, has appointed Wendy Cheng as Country Head – Hong Kong and Chris Warnes as Country Head for the UK. These two appointments further strengthen SANNE’s global proposition in the market.

With more than 11 years of industry experience in consistently delivering strong growth and quantifiable value for clients, as Country Head – Hong Kong, Wendy Cheng will strengthen and enhance SANNE’s existing business relationships and promote the brand across the APAC region. She will play a key role in shaping the direction of SANNE’s Hong Kong business.

Jing Jing Qian, SANNE’s Managing Director, Asia-Pacific, said: “Wendy joined SANNE in 2018 and has since had a great impact on our APAC operations. Her appointment as Country Head is testament to her personal determination and commitment to the business. I have personally witnessed Wendy’s career growth and am thrilled about her progression to Country Head. With a broad spectrum of experience, she has the ability to deliver high quality services to clients, which will now apply across the region.”

Based in SANNE’s London office, Chris will be taking over from Jason Bingham, who has been promoted to Managing Director. Having worked in the industry for over 20 years, Chris joined SANNE in April 2017 as a director in the real estate business. In his new role as Country Head, Chris will focus on growing SANNE’s London offering, which has gained international recognition. He will also concentrate on product development and exploring new strategic business development opportunities in the UK.

SANNE’s Sean Murray, Managing Director, EMEA, said: “Chris is a highly experienced professional and was a key member of SANNE’s Real Estate management team. He firmly understands the industry and has assisted our business to reach new frontiers, globally. With his wealth of expertise, he is best placed to lead the UK team and drive future business growth and innovation.”