Brunswick Group, the strategic advisory firm focused on critical issues, today announced that Quinton Chan has joined the firm as a Partner based in Hong Kong.
Quinton will advise clients on, among other things, litigation, M&A, labor relations, public affairs, regulatory enforcement and trade disputes.
Quinton previously worked for a large, global communications firm and, before that, was an award-winning reporter and editor with 20 years of experience at the South China Morning Post.
Neal Wolin, Chief Executive Officer said: “I am delighted to welcome Quinton to the firm. With his deep experience and extraordinary network, Quinton will be a great addition to our team in Hong Kong and of huge value to our clients across the world.”
Tim Payne, Senior Partner and Head of Asia said: “Quinton brings invaluable expertise and experience to complement our existing senior bench in Hong Kong. He will work closely with the teams across Asia to strengthen our public affairs offer, as we continue to grow our business in the region.”
On joining Brunswick, Quinton Chan said: “I am excited to join Brunswick, a firm with an outstanding reputation advising clients on critical issues. The increasingly complicated political landscape in Greater China has presented an unprecedented opportunity to help our clients navigate the environment and protect their reputation.”
Chan Quinton Chan, was, until recently, Senior Vice President of Weber Shandwick, where he oversaw public affairs, media relations and crisis training. He was previously Executive Manager, Public Affairs at the Hong Kong Jockey Club, responsible for the communication of the club's charities trust, the city's biggest charity benefactor. Quinton has 20 years’ experience in journalism, including four years as News Editor of the South China Morning Post. He graduated from Hong Kong Shue Yan University and obtained his master’s degree at Simon Fraser University in Canada.
About Brunswick Group Brunswick is a strategic advisory firm focused on critical issues. Our purpose is to help the great value-creating organizations of the world play a more successful role in society. We advise on critical issues at the center of business, politics and society, and help our clients – the leaders of large, complex organizations – understand and navigate these interconnected worlds. Brunswick is one firm globally, operating as a single profit center. This allows us to respond seamlessly and effectively to clients’ needs wherever they are in the world.
Brunswick has had a presence in Asia since 2004. It has offices in Singapore, Mumbai and three offices in Greater China: Hong Kong, Beijing and Shanghai.
Contact Lisa Foley, Asia Managing Partner