Board of Directors

Mehmet Ertan Ahmed

Mehmet Ertan Ahmed – Finance Director, aged 57

Mr Mehmet Ertan Ahmed has over 25 years finance and business experience working in investment banking, commerce and CFO roles. In 2014 he negotiated the acquisition of European Commerce Bank Ltd on behalf of new shareholders, and has since been responsible for overseeing the development of this investment. He was responsible for implementing the necessary risk management and internal controls relating to regulatory rules. From 2010 to 2014, he was the VP of Corporate Finance of First International Group Plc where amongst other deals he advised on $20m GDR issue at the Luxembourg Stock Exchange. Previously, he was the VP of Corporate Finance of Jermyn Capital Partners Plc from 2006 to 2010 where he was actively involved in AIM IPOs. Mr Mehmet Ertan Ahmed has strong track record in acting within regulatory environments as well as the establishment and development of systems, controls and procedures.

Mr Mehmet Ertan Ahmed is a fellow of Chartered Association of Certified Accountants.

Jason Ki Ho Fong

Chief Operating Officer, aged 34

Jason is a Solicitor of the High Court of Hong Kong, with substantial experience in commercial and corporate M&A, corporate finance and litigation.

Jason has advised on numerous matters involving Hong Kong listed companies (some of them with a China state-owned financial institution as their parent body), China listed infrastructure and property developers, and high-net-worth individuals from both China and Hong Kong. He has extensive experience in multi-jurisdictional commercial trades and transactions, covering China, Hong Kong, UK, USA, Australia, New Zealand, Southeast Asia and elsewhere. Jason is also a specialist in shareholders’ disputes and liquidation proceedings at High Court level.

Jason obtained his double degree of Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Commerce (Banking and Finance) from the University of New South Wales, Australia.