Hong Kong, 1 January 2020: Linnovate Partners (“Linnovate”) has appointed Cecilia Cheung as Managing Director of Alternative Funds Services, and to the Executive Committee. Cecilia will be responsible for all aspects of service delivery and client engagement within the Alternative Fund Services (“AFS”) group. Linnovate currently administers of USD $35bn of client assets, as well as monitoring over 3,000 portfolio funds and companies, and has five offices throughout the world in Hong Kong, Beijing, London, Singapore and Shenzhen.

Cecilia has over 20 years’ experience in alternative assets including fund administration and advisory services, and joins Linnovate in Hong Kong from IQ-EQ, where she was the Country Managing Director. Prior to this, Cecilia held various senior roles at Sanne Group, Ogier and EY in the Financial Services Group.

At Linnovate, Cecilia will leverage our success and positioning in the asset servicing market, and enhance our service offerings and operations with an international remit. Henry Lin, CEO, said: “We are delighted to confirm that Cecilia will join our global team and our ExCo. Appointing someone with Cecilia’s calibre and experience further establishes Linnovate as the next generation asset servicing firm, and provides us with an incredible depth of offshore funds experience and knowledge to further refine and develop our operations. We are very confident in Cecilia’s ability to help us lead the technology revolution in alternative asset servicing.”

Cecilia Cheung said: “I am thrilled to be leading Linnovate’s AFS team in a time of great transformation for the alternative asset industry. It’s truly exciting to join a cutting-edge firm such as Linnovate which has been at the forefront of the alternative assets servicing market, and setting the agenda for the industry. Linnovate already provides a unique proposition, through the use of high-end technology, to provide a complete ecosystem from investor to asset manager to entrepreneur. By utilising the infrastructure already in place, and further developing our tech-enabled solutions, we will further shift expectations of all participants in alternative assets. I am greatly looking forward to help Linnovate develop its global footprint and to be part of the journey.”

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