various leadership roles with the main focus on SMC financing. As the
former Chief Executive Officer Asia Pacific for Siemens Financial
Services Commercial Finance, he has established greenfield finance
operations in China and India, driven M&A transactions and led a
regional organization with over 300 professionals, on general
management and board level. Axel’s passion is to build successful
businesses platforms and high-performance, cross-cultural teams.
Having grown up in a small business environment and having
provided financing to SMCs throughout his career, he understands the
challenges of running a small business very well and strongly believes
that modern technology and sharing concepts can play a crucial part
in supporting this important segment in any economy.
management and development roles in the IT industry for over 30 years and
has an in-depth understanding of the cloud-based market place. He was a
founding partner at Fern Ltd. www.fern.com.hk in 2002, a company that has
successfully leveraged cloud-based software packages including business intelligence packages. During his career, Will created and led a number of software design projects which are now used at major UK companies, attracting a grant from the Welsh Government as well as the SERAP grant from the Hong Kong government. With his background and strong project management track record, Will understands how to translate and develop a business concept into a technical solution.
Dickson has substantial experience in financial analysis and reporting and has worked in CPA firms in both Singapore and Hong Kong. In his work with RSM Chio Lim, he has performed statutory audit and assurance services across various industries (from trading to manufacturing), and therefore understands the business operations and models of different industries. His consulting role in KPMG delivered analysis on financial statements as well as provided extensive advisory services for multiple clients, which are mainly MNCs in Hong Kong and Mainland China. Dickson attained his Bachelor of Business Administration in Accountancy from City University of Hong Kong.
the financial services and IT industry with an in-depth understanding of
financial management challenges in different market environments. He is
currently the Chief Executive of the Commercial Finance Division of
Siemens Financial Services worldwide, with presence in 16 countries
across the globe and over 1,800 employees. Previously he was Chief
Executive for the Commercial Finance Division of Siemens Financial
Services for Europe and Asia Pacific, following his role as Chief Executive
for Siemens Financial Services operations in the United Kingdom, France, Spain and Italy. Jonathan joined Siemens in 2002, after four years as Chief Financial
Officer International, Gateway Inc., prior to which he held various
leadership roles on General Management level with GE Capital in Europe and the US. He is Patron of the Leasing Foundation http://leasingfoundation.org