ACEF Speaker

Jonathan Back

Group Chief Finance Officer & Group Chief Strategy Officer,
ACEN Corporation

Jonathan is the Group Chief Finance Officer and Chief Strategy Officer of ACEN. He is a lawyer and banker with over 25 years of experience in the legal, investment banking, and private investment sectors with significant experience in equity capital markets, corporate finance, and in advising on large infrastructure, power, and telecom projects. Jonathan was previously a director and the executive chairman of BPI International Finance Ltd., the Hong Kong banking subsidiary of BPI and concurrently, co-head of Wealth Management and head of international businesses of BPI. He was also a director of Schools Relief Initiative Ltd., a Hong Kong-based charity supporting education in Southern Sri Lanka. Previously, Jonathan served as an executive director in Goldman Sachs, Hong Kong (Corporate Finance and Equity Capital Markets) and managing director and head of Asian Equity Capital Markets in JP Morgan, Hong Kong. Jonathan holds a Bachelor of Civil Laws degree from the University of Oxford, where he graduated with first-class honors. He also received first-class honors in the solicitors final exam.


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