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Allan is the Managing Director of Blue Umbrella Limited.
has many years of experience in risk management, due diligence and business facilitation in Asia.
Prior to founding Blue Umbrella Limited, Allan successfully built Verify Screening Solutions, an employee diligence company.
Verify began as a small operation and grew to become a large company with over 250 staff operating in Hong Kong, China, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore and India.
In early 2008, Verify
was acquired by their largest regional competitor.
Before joining the risk management industry, Allan was the Executive Director of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong, the largest Canadian business organization outside of Canada and an influential Hong Kong trade body.
Allan holds a BA in International Relations from the University of British Columbia and also attended Tsinghua University's School of Economics and Management.
He is a Governor of both the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong and the UBC Alumni Association in Hong Kong.
speaks Mandarin and can converse in Cantonese.