Alastair joined Finsbury in 2011, to establish the firm’s Asia business. As a specialist in advising on high profile M&A, IPO and crisis situations, he has rapidly built an exceptional team with deep local expertise and a strong track record. In 2012, its first full year of operation in the region, Finsbury was named FT/Mergermarket Asia-Pacific M&A Awards - PR Firm of the Year. Alastair’s past and present clients in Asia include: Air China, AIA, Allianz, BNY Mellon, Blackrock, China Gas, China Unicom, Coca-Cola, Galaxy Entertainment Group, Khazanah, The Korea Exchange, Lotte Shopping, MAN, New World, OCBC, Singapore Exchange, SinoChem, Sinosteel, Sung Hung Kai Properties and Volkswagen Group. Prior to Finsbury, Alastair spent more than a decade at Financial Dynamics in London, Greece and Hong Kong, ultimately running the firm’s Asia business. Alastair is a permanent resident of Hong Kong.