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Positive Moves Expands Hong Kong Team: On-Boards Nanda Sethi to Develop a Stronger Financial Services Practice Servicing South East Asia

March 29, 2011 - New Delhi, Delhi, India

Keeping in pace with the firm’s intention to map an accelerated growth in Emerging Markets, Positive Moves has made significant talent investments to bolster its service capabilities in South Asia.

“We are pleased to bring on board, Nanda Sethi in Hong Kong who will spearhead our Banking practice across S. E Asia, Greater China and South Pacific. We are very fortunate to have such a seasoned banker as part of our team to lead our march into Emerging Markets, and definitely look forward to capitalize on her expertise to tap unchartered geographies and new business opportunities”, said Praveen Malhotra, Managing Partner, Positive Moves.

Hong Kong's vantage position in the global economy is unparalleled and the firm looks forward to harnessing the potential that a lucrative market like Hong Kong offers for leadership executive search firms.

“It is very exciting for me to join Positive Moves at a time when the firm is plotting such a fantastic trajectory”, quips Nanda. “Asia is the growth engine of the world, with Hong Kong at its epicenter. Banks and Multinationals are constantly seeking top talent to achieve their regional ambitions. I am astounded by the potential of these markets and look forward to delivering Positive Moves’s seamless cross-border search capabilities to my clients”, she said.

Hong Kong is a pretty familiar territory for Nanda, who’s worked there for more than 8 years. With a career spanning over two decades, she has held significant portfolios with Standard Chartered Bank, Citibank and BNP Paribas in Hong Kong. In her last banking assignment, she was a Senior VP with TMB Thailand, where she was responsible for not just setting up Wealth Management platform and the sales team, but she also developed the concept, branding, products and services for the Bank.

Prior to TMB, she worked with BNP Paribas as a VP with their Private Banking arm, looking after the NRI Offshore business. With Citibank too, Nanda was VP & Unit head of a three-member team, leading the banks’ foray into Japan, Korea and Taiwan markets.

About Positive Moves

Enumerated as amongst the first few Indian Executive Search firm players in the Asian sub-continent, Positive Moves has played a pivotal role in the evolution of the Executive Search Industry across Asia. Established two decades ago, the firm has since demonstrated cross border expertise by successfully completing senior & leadership searches in Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Thailand, China, Vietnam besides the MENA region.

Amongst the leading Emerging Market Global Executive Search firms, Positive Moves has shaped its vision aimed at client centricity and a cutting edge cross border talent acquisition platform. In almost two decades since its inception, Positive Moves has consistently grown its global presence - the firm's history is entwined with the economic progression and transformation of emerging markets across the region.

Positive Moves established its dominance in multi cultural and multi linguistic Asian markets through its strong understanding of the complexities of the emerging markets.

Today, the firm offers world class Centres of Excellence in Financial Services, Telecom, Consumer & Retail, Oil & Gas, Energy & Infrastructure, Industrial & Engineering etc. Positive Moves is acclaimed for an excellent knowledge base across segments, a large network of relationships with business leaders, the finest human capital in the Executive Search industry and global best practices and processes in service delivery.

Source: Business Wire India


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