Helen is also the Chief Executive Officer and founder of LAPIS Global Limited, a Hong Kong based investment management and advisory firm, a position she has served in from 2010 to 2016 and from 2018 onwards. Helen was formerly the CEO of Cushman & Wakefield Capital Asia from 2006 to 2010 where she established the Asia Investment Management and Investment Banking platform.
In addition, Helen has held numerous executive positions including Chief Operating Officer of Lazard Asia Investment Management HK Limited, Managing Director of IFIL Asia (renamed EXOR S.p.A), where she was responsible for the Asian direct investment activities and Chief Financial Officer of the Singapore listed investment vehicle, Pacific Century Regional Developments Limited. Helen also has extensive experience in infrastructure and transport through her prior roles at the Provisional Airport Authority, Hong Kong and the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey. Helen holds an MBA degree in Finance from Fordham University and a BSc. degree in Biology from the University of Dayton.