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Sanne announce new Head of Sanne Hong Kong

News 9 November 2021

Sanne announce new Head of Sanne Hong Kong

Sanne has appointed James Russell as the new Head of Hong Kong.

Based in Sanne’s Hong Kong office, James brings more than 19 years’ experience. In addition to promoting the brand across the region, in his new role he is responsible for continuing to strengthen and enhance Sanne’s existing offering, while identifying new strategic opportunities and supporting the brand’s planned future expansion.

Before joining Sanne, James spent 17 years with IQ-EQ where he set up and handled the integration of businesses in a wide variety of jurisdictions including Hong Kong, Singapore and Cyprus. James moved to Asia in 2014, and was heavily involved in the creation of IQ-EQ’s corporate and private client business as lead in both Hong Kong and Singapore. James also spent two years at Equiom as Regional Managing Director, driving significant positive change across the Asian business.

With his wealth of knowledge and expertise, we are thrilled to be welcoming James to the senior leadership team. His appointment will supplement our expansion strategy in the region and assist us to continue driving new strategic business development opportunities.”

Jing Jing Qian
Managing Director, Regional Head of APAC

I am delighted to be joining Sanne and look forward to being part of this leading business, contributing toward developing the client proposition, and continuing to deliver service excellence.”

James Russell
Head of Sanne Hong Kong

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