Press Release (ePRNews.com) - Hong Kong/TSUEN WAN - Oct 26, 2017 - Green Tower Financial today announced that Bill Anderson has joined the Board of Directors as an Independent Director of Green Tower Financial.
Mr. Anderson’s appointment is effective from Monday 6th December 2017. Mr. Anderson’s appointment expands the Board to 5 directors, 2 of whom are independent directors. Mr. Anderson will be a member of each of the firm’s Audit, Risk, Corporate and Nominating committees.
Green Tower Financial’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Justin Thorpe commented on the new appointment saying “Bill has broad and deep operating and strategic experience across Asia Pacific, Europe and North America. And with his nearly three decades of leadership in the insurance and banking sectors, Bill has a proven understanding of effective risk management. Our Board, our shareholders and our people will benefit significantly from his strengths and perspectives that he will bring to Green Tower Financial”.
Bill Anderson is a graduate of the University of Washington in Seattle and is qualified as a Chartered Accountant. From 1993 to 2003, Mr. Anderson was Head of Distressed Assets at Wells Fargo. He held various positions. He then joined Green Tower Financial in 2004 as a member of the Audit and Risk Division and then moving on to Distressed Assets and he subsequently became Director of Assessment Management at Green Tower Financial.
Green Tower Financial was founded in Hong Kong in 1998 by a handful of executives as T&O Financial Associates. Following the death of Harold Thorpe in 2013, the last founding member still active with the company, the mantle was passed onto his son Justin Thorpe, who now assumes the role of Chief Executive Officer. In 2013 the company changed its name to Green Tower Financial.
Over the years, Green Tower Financial has expanded from a modest yet humble office in Hong Kong, to now being a leading private wealth management solutions firm with a strong presence in the Asia-Pacific with a total of four offices throughout the region. Green Tower Financial today, is still managed on the core principles and values of its founding fathers and to this day, continues to prosper with these core values.
Since being founded in 1998 as T&O Financial Associates, Green Tower Financial has established a firm footprint in the region and is highly regarded in the Asia-Pacific region. We possess unique private wealth management methods and also maintain a dedicated investment team exclusively focused on the individual and unique needs of private clients and institutions coupled with our expert personnel who actively seek out opportunities in the global markets in order to maximise returns and minimize risk.
Green Tower Financial’s philosophy and values reflect the aspirations of our clients, which are based on partnership and trust, and it is these values that have led to us developing highly successful relationships with investors and partners globally. Our thorough, first-hand investment knowledge and experience is what separates us from the rest.