EY appoints regulatory leader for its Asia-Pacific Financial Services Office (FSO)

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24 March 2014, Hong Kong -  EY today announced the appointment of Judy Vas as Regulatory Leader, Financial Services Asia-Pacific with immediate effect. Based in Hong Kong, Judy will provide leadership in EY’s regulatory advisory services across the region, with specific focus on its global financial services clients. In this newly created role, she is also a member of EY’s Global Regulatory Network.

Prior to joining EY, Judy was Head of Regulatory Affairs and before that Head of Compliance for Asia ex-Japan at Goldman Sachs in Hong Kong. She possesses many years of regulatory and compliance experience and has also held a senior role with the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) in Hong Kong.

Commenting on this appointment, Tony Johnson, EY’s Managing Partner for FSO Asia-Pacific said: "We are delighted EY's clients will now benefit from Judy's deep regulatory and compliance expertise. Her appointment represents a tremendous addition to the strength, credibility and market presence of EY’s regulatory practice across the region."

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