￼Mary Leung, CFA Head, Standards and Advocacy, Asia Pacific CFA Institute Mary joined the CFA Institute as Head, Standards and Advocacy, Asia Pacific in 2016. She is responsible for the development, maintenance and promotion of capital markets policy perspectives in the APAC region. She also oversees the promotion and development of CFA Institute professional standards in the region.
Mary has over 20 years of experience in the global financial industry, having worked in corporate finance, wealth management advisory and fund management. She joined from Coutts & Co, where she was Director of Business Development and Management for North Asia. Prior to that she was Executive Director at UBS AG, where she led the Corporate Advisory Group in Hong Kong. With experience in both the buy- and sell-sides, Mary has a strong understanding of the drivers and dynamics of different investor groups, including institutional investors, corporates, family offices, asset owners, and high net worth individuals.
Mary graduated from Peterhouse, Cambridge with a degree in Engineering. She is a CFA charter holder and speaks English, Putonghua and Cantonese.