Walkers Professional Services Welcomes Daniel Booth to Lead its Asia Pacific Operations

Walkers is pleased to announce that Daniel Booth has joined the firm as Senior Vice President to lead the Walkers Professional Services ("WPS") group in the Asia Pacific region. Daniel will be based in the firm's Hong Kong office.

Daniel brings significant commercial and strategic leadership to the firm with over 25 years' experience based in the Asia Pacific region, most recently as the Head of Commercial, Hong Kong and Greater Bay Area, at a leading global trust and corporate services provider.

WPS was launched in 2015 and provides Corporate, Corporate Governance, Regulatory and Compliance and Fiduciary services to corporate and institutional clients across global financial centres.

Anne Dolan, Director of Corporate Services said, "We see the Asia Pacific region as central to the success of WPS globally. Daniel will be instrumental in driving the growth and expansion of our professional services offering in the region."

Hong Kong Managing Partner Andy Randall adds, "Over the past five years, we have seen increasing demand in Asia for the quality of professional services that a firm such as WPS can provide. The addition of Daniel, a senior operational and commercial hire, comes at a time when we are looking at moving into the next phase of our business growth. We are excited to have Daniel join us and look forward to working closely with him to deliver best-in-class services to our clients."

Daniel Booth comments, "I am delighted to be joining Walkers Professional Services. I have worked in the industry for over 15 years and Walkers has always impressed me with the stellar reputation they have in the market. I look forward to working with colleagues across the legal and professional services teams in the region."

Anne DolanDirectorT +1 345 814 7620anne.dolan@walkersglobal.com

Andy RandallManaging PartnerT +852 2596 3305andy.randall@walkersglobal.com