JOSHUA KIM
  • Joshua is specialized in Executive Search for Financial market in the region focusing Capital market and Asset management.
  • He has introduced various significant roles such as Head of Securities, Head of Asset management, Head of Capital Market, Head of Trading, Chief Investment Officer, Chief Risk Officer and many senior sales & trading roles for Major financial institutions in the region.
  • Prior to joining Executive Search industry, he served as COO for one of major securities companies in the region, Korea Investment & Securities Asia and has been working for Finance & IT industry over 18 years in Hong Kong and Korea.
  • Joshua also performed in Business Development and Senior management role for the market leading organizations such as CJ, SITA and Hewlett Packard.
  • Joshua holds MBA from University of Hull in England

Tomiyuki Sakamoto
  • Tomiyuki Sakamoto has over twenty years' experience in the securities and investment banking industry in Japan, the United States, Canada, and Hong Kong. He specializes in the equity, banking, and asset management sectors for Japan and Hong Kong.
  • He began his career in Tokyo at Nomura Securities, advancing to international equity sales, including heading the equity team in its Toronto office, where he managed an international staff. After eleven years at Nomura, he served with Morgan Stanley and UBS for five years each as an Executive Director in Tokyo. At UBS, he led the block sales team, conducting major transactions for both investors and corporations. He then moved to the strategic solution group in IBD as a syndication manager.
  • While in Tokyo he focused mainly on Japanese equity sales, he is also experienced in IBD banking at UBS and marketing a hedge fund in Honolulu. He has vast knowledge of both the buy side and sell side, as well as the primary and secondary markets.
  • Tomiyuki graduated from Doshisha University in Kyoto with a Bachelor of Arts degree in commerce and holds a Master of Business Administration from Hawaii Pacific University in Honolulu



Michelle Lee
  • She was the Managing Director of a regional search firm for over 10 years. She has contributed to its growth by bringing in new mandates and recruiting, managing, training and retaining dedicated staffs. She demonstrated a high level of versatilities in developing clients’ relationships from various industries with a focus in Banking & Finance sectors especially in Asset Management, Private Banking and Corporate Financing. Being a generalist with good track record, she has proven to be effective in tackling and closing difficult assignments from front to mid and back office.
  • Accumulatively, she has more than 10 years in supervisory role with people management and business development experience in sales and marketing organisations. Prior to executive search industry, she was in advertising and service industry. Currently a Hong Kong resident, she was brought up and educated in Malaysia. She is a seasoned traveller and is well exposed to various cultures in Asia.