Politics & Regulation

AIMA HK’s Tye backs call for China chapter


Philip Tye
Philip Tye, the new chairman of the Hong Kong chapter of the Alternative Investment Management Association, is throwing his full support behind the establishment of an AIMA office in China to build professionalism in the fledgling industry there.

Tye, who is also founder and managing director of Dragonback Capital, took over the AIMA post from Christophe Lee, who held the position for almost nine years. Other executives elected to the board include HK Deutsche Bank’s MD and head of Asia-Pacific prime finance Anthony Byrne as deputy chair, and LIM Advisors partner Michael Gibson