Founded in September 2002 by Peter Heavyside, Global Orient provides a trusted channel for North American, European and Australasian businesses into Asia.

Global Orient is led by well known and reputable businessmen in Asia Pacific, and provides Business Concierge and Strategic Advisory services.

What makes us different?

  • We have comprehensive start-up experience in Hong Kong and other countries that provides for deep insight into what is needed in forming a new branch or venture for our clients

  • Our distinctive two-pronged approach insists on direct market engagement to qualify the client in the marketplace and to stir up interest to accelerate channel negotiations in order to release accelerated revenues for our clients

  • We have a strong business network mostly at CxO level built through previous wide-ranging operating exposure in Asia, particularly in Hong Kong, Singapore, China and Taiwan

  • We have on-the-ground multi-lingual staff based in China.

  • Our experience gives us an excellent "feel" for clients' products and their market fit.

  • We genuinely have direct and successful experience in Asia markets and our clients recommend us.

  • The Team

    The Global Orient team consists of Six professionals with a wide ranging industry background and experience.

    Peter Heavyside

    ex-CEO of CLP TeleCom; has worked at senior level in Asia, Europe, Australasia and USA; 9 years in Hong Kong

    CC Chiu

    Hong Kong native, 32 years experience in Telecom and IT industries, including 16 years China trade exposure; lived in Shenzhen for 5 years; expert in Project Management, Quality Management and Business Process Re-engineering.

    Laurence Cheung

    Extensive TMT operational experience in Asia and Europe across a broad range of cutting edge products including Media content programming, Mobile applications, GSM device manufacture and Web applications.

    Doris Kwan

    Ex General manager for Hong Kong listed mobile telecommunications and broadband services company. She has solid start up, marketing, sales and brand building experiences in edutainment, new media, licensing and franchising businesses.

    Jeffrey Vong

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    Hong Kong technologist and an entrepreneur with history of start-ups and technology Mergers & Acquisition; one of Asia's leading experts in Internet technology.

    Jonathan Ng

    Hong Kong native, with over 10 years experience in marketing, project management, product development, service launch and commercialization. MBA from UK University.