Focus Capital Partners today announced that Edward S. Liu Kang resigned as a member of its Board of Directors in light of his new role as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer in an independent insurance company. His resignation was effective with the first day of this month.
Hong Kong -- (SBWIRE) -- 01/22/2014 -- Mr. Liu Kang had been a director of Focus Capital Partners since its inception. During that time, he served as chairman of the Audit Committee and as a member of the Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee and the Compensation Committee.
"Ed has played an invaluable role on our board over the last five years,” said Ching Y. Tjio, Chairman and CEO of Focus Capital Partners. “His judgment, financial acumen and deep interest in the culture of our firm have benefited our people and our shareholders. While we are sorry he can no longer serve on our board, we are proud that Ed is taking on such an important responsibility during this critical time.”
Mr. Liu Kang said, "I have been privileged to lead the Focus Capital Partners Board of Directors and I'm proud of the gains we have made in that time. We have a history to be proud of but I believe our best years lie in front of us. The ambitions of one person should never be larger than that greater purpose. It is time for someone else to take up the challenge of leader. I would like to thank my fellow colleagues and my staff for all their hard work. I wish them all the best for the future. The time has come for me to hand over to a new leader who can take Focus Capital Partners through the years to come.”
About Focus Capital Partners
From its inception as premium portfolio manager, Focus Capital Partners has grown to manage over 40 different strategies in global equities and emerging markets for clients across the globe. Focus Capital Partners specializes in active global and international investment strategies, employing sophisticated analytical models for active investment selection. Our investment philosophy has remained centered around one core goal – empowering the investor by providing the most valuable investment returns achievable. We invest right alongside our investors and our fee structure is highly incentive oriented. What is good for our investors is good for us.
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