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Andrew Weir MA, FCA, FHKSA, FIOD

Global Head of Asset Management and Global Chair of Real Estate and Construction, KPMG International; Regional Senior Partner and Vice Chairman

KPMG in China

Andrew is the Global Head of Asset Management and the Regional Senior Partner of KPMG in Hong Kong and Vice Chairman of KPMG China.

He has over 25 years' experience servicing listed companies, public bodies, investment funds and MNCs in Hong Kong, China, Asia and internationally.

He has a keen interest in corporate governance, board leadership and business in the community and leads the quarterly KPMG Independent Non-Executive Directors Forum.

Andrew chairs the Listing Committee of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and sits on the advisory panels of the Securities Institute, Hong Kong Investor Relations Association and Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).

He was appointed by the HKSAR Government as a council member of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC). He sits on the Belt and Road Committee and chairs the International Working Group and the Global Belt and Road Forum.

Andrew was appointed by the HKSAR Government as a director of the Financial Services Development Council (FSDC) and sits on the FSDC Policy Research Committee.

He has had a number of senior national, global and regional roles with KPMG. He is currently the Global Chairman of Real Estate and Construction, and ASPAC Chairman of Infrastructure, Government and Healthcare, which also includes the real estate, hospitality and transport sectors.

Andrew is in the global leadership team of KPMG’s Belt & Road Centre of Excellence leading efforts in establishing greater linkages between Belt & Road country Governments and interested Chinese and International services private sector investment partners.

Andrew previously was Head of Capital Markets at KPMG China and Asset Management in Asia Pacific.

Andrew is Chairman of Pacific Basin Economic Council and Plan International and Deputy Chairman of UNESCAP on financial services and was previously Chairman of the British Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong and of Community Business Leadership Council as well as a member of the International Business Council.

Andrew was made an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2017 for his contribution to trade and investment links between Hong Kong and the UK.

Andrew is a Fellow of ICAEW, HKICPA and IOD and a regular speaker at forums and business schools and has an honors degree in Economics and a Master degree in Economic Development.

Areas of expertise

Asset Management Capital Markets Financial Services
Andrew Weir

Education and qualifications

  • MA in Economic Development

  • BA (Hons) in Economics

Accreditation

  • Fellow of ICAEW

  • Fellow of HKICPA

  • Fellow of IoD

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