Eastern has an overall responsibility for the business operations of Maples Fund Services in Asia. He has over 20 years of professional accounting experience of which 18 years he gained from providing fund administration services to a wide range of investment funds including but not limited to single manager hedge funds, fund of hedge funds, private equity funds and public offered Japanese retail funds. Eastern is conversant with establishing funds in unit trust, corporate funds, umbrella funds, segregated portfolio company and limited partnership structures.
Eastern joined MaplesFS in 2006. He previously worked for Fortis Prime Fund Solutions (Asia) Limited and before that, for Ernst & Young in Hong Kong.
University of New South Wales, Australia, Bachelor of Commerce, Accounting and Information Systems.
Deakin University, Australia, Master of Business Administration.
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Fellow of CPA Australia, FCPA(Aust.).