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Terms and Conditions of Use

Please read the following before proceeding, as it explains certain restrictions imposed by law on the distribution of this information and the countries in which Hamon’s services and products are authorised for sale.

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Where applicable, the information on this website is only made available to Professional Investors as defined in the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission’s (“SFC”) Securities and Futures Ordinance (the “SFO”) and / or the Securities and Futures (Professional Investor) Rules (the “Rules”) and / or the paragraph 15 of SFC’s Code of Conduct for Persons Licensed by or Registered with the Securities and Futures Commission (the “Code”) and who wish to be treated as an Individual Professional Investor for this purpose.

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General Terms

The information on this website includes information about Hamon’s private investments established with variable capital incorporated with limited liability in the laws of their respective jurisdictions. Neither this website nor any documents contained in it constitutes investment advice or an offer or solicitation to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy shares of any investments, or any investment product (nor shall any such shares or product be offered or sold to any person) in any jurisdiction in which an offer, solicitation, purchase or sale would be unlawful under the securities law of that jurisdiction.

By accessing this website you represent that you are permitted by the laws of your jurisdiction of residence to access this site and the information contained herein.

Investments mentioned in this website, or documents contained in it may not be suitable for all investors and should only be made on the basis of the relevant Offering Documents (which may comprise of the prospectus, simplified prospectus, supplement and product key facts statements) or other related documents and their terms and conditions, and upon appropriate advice from your investment advisor stockbroker, lawyer, accountant, bank manager or other professional advisor. The information contained in this website may be updated at any time. None of the information, whether in part or full, should be copied, reproduced or redistributed in any form nor should it be regarded as an offer or a solicitation of an offer for investment in countries in any jurisdiction in which such an offer or solicitation is not lawful.

Copyright, Trademark, Logo, Patent, Intellectual and Other Property Rights

All copyright, trademark, logo, patent, intellectual and other property rights in the information contained herein is owned by Hamon or its affiliates. No rights of any kind are licensed or assigned or shall otherwise pass to persons accessing such information. Under no circumstances should information contained herein or any part of it be copied, reproduced or redistributed without Hamon’s express written consent.

You acknowledge that content on the website or otherwise available from Hamon (“Content”) is subject to copyright and possibly other intellectual property rights (“IPRs”). Unless expressly permitted by law, you shall not, and shall not permit any other person to, sell, modify, copy, reproduce, distribute, display or publish any Content which you do not own or hold under license or otherwise infringe the IPRs of any person in using this website or any Content.

The website may contain Content posted, emailed or otherwise submitted by you and/or, in the case of the website, by other users of the website (“User Content”). Hamon has the right to access and examine any User Content and may in its absolute discretion move, remove or disable access to User Content or cause the same to be done. You grant Hamon a perpetual, irrevocable, royalty free license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, incorporate in other works, distribute and display any information posted, emailed or otherwise submitted by you, in whole or in part.

Links to other websites

This website may have links to third party websites, which are not under the control of Hamon. Hamon will incur no liability for any content, service, product or material offered through any linked site. You access third party linked websites at your own risk.

Timeliness of Content

All content on this website is presented only as of the date published or indicated, and may be superseded by subsequent market events or for other reasons. In addition, you are responsible for setting the cache settings on your browser to ensure you are receiving the most recent data.


The rights granted to you herein terminate immediately if you fail to comply with the Terms and Conditions of Use. Hamon, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to temporarily or permanently terminate your access to and use of this website at any time and for any reason whatsoever, without notice or liability. Hamon will not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to or use of this website.

Integration and Severability

If any provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use is deemed unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision will be deemed severable from these Terms of Use and will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions.

Terms and Conditions of Use represent the entire agreement between Hamon and the user relating to the subject matter herein.

Limitations of liability

We make no warranty or representation of any kind (whether, express, implied or statutory) regarding this website or the materials and information contained or referred to on each page associated with this website.  Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, we make no warranty or representation of any kind, expressed, implied or statutory that this website can be accessed at all times. This website may, without notice, be temporarily unavailable or restricted for administrative or other reasons.

To the fullest extent permitted by law, we disclaim any and all liability and will not be liable for any injury, loss, damage or expense (whether special, incidental or consequential) occasioned by or arising, directly or indirectly, from your operation or use of this website.

You will indemnify us (including all Hamon affiliated or associated companies) and our officers, directors, employees and agents in respect of any third-party claim for any injury, loss, damage or expense occasioned by or arising directly or indirectly from your operation or, use of this website or your supply of information to a third party provided in breach of any of your obligations under these Terms and Conditions of Use.

If you transmit any communication through this website to us or our affiliates directly or through any third-party internet or other service provider, you shall be responsible and liable for any omissions or failures that may be made while transmitting or receiving communications using this website. This website is not designed for the transmission of time sensitive instructions or questions. Accordingly, if you use this website to transmit time sensitive instructions or questions, you will be liable for any loss that may arise, and any such information is transmitted at your own risk.

The information on this website is for informational purposes only and does not constitute as investment advice, an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any security that may be referenced on or through this website. Unless otherwise specified, it is not intended to be directed to any person(s) in particular. Information from this website must not be used in any jurisdiction where prohibited by law and must not be used in a way that would be contrary to local law or legislation. No investment advice, tax advice, or legal advice is provided through this website, and you agree that this website will not be used by you for these purposes. An investment mentioned on this website may not be suitable for all investors and if you are unclear about any of the information on this website, please consult your stockbroker, lawyer, accountant, bank manager or other professional advisor. No representation is given that shares, products, or services identified on, or accessible through, this website are suitable for any particular investor. Investment products referred to by Hamon may not be available to investors in all jurisdictions; it is not available to U.S. Persons.


In case of discrepancies between the English and other language versions of these Terms of Use and content of this website, the English version shall prevail.

Law and jurisdiction

These Terms and Conditions of Use shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of Hong Kong, SAR and the courts of Hong Kong, SAR shall have exclusive jurisdiction to hear all disputes arising in connection with these Terms and Conditions.


Hugh Simon

Chief Executive

Hugh Simon has over three decades of asset management and investment experience across multiple asset classes and strategies in Asia, Europe and the US. He started his career with Schroders in London, Australia and Hong Kong before joining Lazard in 1984 to establish their offices in the Far East (Hong Kong and Japan) where he was responsible for investment management and marketing for the Asian region.

Hugh founded the Hamon Investment Group in 1989 to initially focus on public markets investments for institutional clients looking for exposure to the higher growth Asian markets.  An entrepreneurial   visionary with deep conviction of Asia’s long term economic growth potential, Hugh has over 30 years of Asian regional investment experience and is a strong advocate of collaborative institutional partnerships. He strategically steered the group’s evolution into a multi-strategies platform by expanding expertise and product offering through acquisitions and strategic partnerships.

For 18 years while Hamon managed assets for BNY Mellon, Dreyfus funds and institutional clients looking for exposure in the Asian region, Hugh built and led a team that managed top performing relative and absolute return funds in Asia for the most part of that period. Under Hugh’s leadership, Hamon have deployed and managed in excess of USD 2.8 billion of capital across various strategies and asset classes since inception.

Edmond Wong

Group Chief Operating Officer

Edmond Wong joined Hamon in 2007 and is responsible for formulating and implementing business strategies while overseeing group finance and accounting, fund administration, settlement, operational risk management, company secretarial and regulatory compliance functions. He has over 27 years of experience in strategical planning, business ideas execution, operations, finance and risk control in the financial sector, having previously worked at Chase Manhattan Bank, Indosuez W. I. Carr Securities and Dresdner Bank AG in Hong Kong. Prior to joining Hamon, Edmond was Chief Operating Officer of a technology venture.

Edmond graduated from the Chinese University of Hong Kong with a BBA and obtained his MBA from Warwick Business School, UK. He is a Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FCPA), a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA), an Associate of The Chartered Governance Institute (ACG) and an Associate of Hong Kong Chartered Governance Institute (HKACG).

Doris Ng

Head of Business Development

Doris Ng joined Hamon in 2022 and has over three decades of international investment banking and private equity experience in capital raising, strategic business and corporate development, debt and equity capital markets, corporate advisory and specialized funds management activities. She is responsible for strategic projects, business development and capital raising at Hamon. Founder of a regional strategy consulting firm, Doris was previously at AIF Capital, Macquarie, Credit Agricole Indosuez and Schroders plc. She holds a BBA from the National University of Singapore, and has lived and worked in Singapore, London, New York, Hong Kong and Beijing.

Douglas Eu


Douglas Eu has over three decades of experience in the asset management industry where he has held senior leadership positions in various global institutions including JP Morgan Asset Management in Hong Kong as MD & CEO, as well as its Asia-Pacific Head of Distribution. He also served 14 years with Allianz Global Investors, initially as its CEO (Asia-Pacific) and later as CEO of Allianz Global Investors US, based in New York. He is also a long-time Global Executive Committee member at Allianz. 

Douglas has extensive experience in successfully growing asset management businesses in the US and Asia, including China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Japan, Taiwan, India and South Korea. He also has hands-on experience in portfolio management and leading fund managers specializing in China.

Douglas is an innovative leader with expertise in turn-around strategies, spearheading organization and technology change, aligning operating processes, and developing targeted strategies to grow businesses and teams both locally and globally. He is well versed in regulatory-related issues, corporate governance and product marketing and distribution.



Siddhartha is the founder of Intain and IN-D, two technology start-ups which provide powerful AI technologies for digitalization and processing of massive unstructured documents. He has held executive leadership and board positions in several financial services operations and technology conglomerates including State Street HCL Services, where as CEO, he set up and scaled the business to a multi-city/country custody and fund administration operation platform. Siddharta also served as the Chairperson of an FCA-regulated Insurance Administrator in the UK.

Mark Acree

General Director
(Hamon Properties Mgmt Ltd)

Mark Acree is the General Director and co-founder of Hamon Properties Management Ltd in Vietnam. He has over 18 years of experience in Vietnam’s real estate sector, with a strong focus on the management and development of high-end residential properties. Mark is the General Manager of Nguyen Du Park Residences, and heads the management company for The Albany where he has led the team in providing top quality service for several luxurious residential properties in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

Raul Guillermo Ante-Diaz

General Manager
(Madame Fù)

Ante-Diaz is the General Manager of Madame , the renowned stylish Chinese fine-dining restaurant in Central, Hong Kong.  He has over 15 years of experience in managing F&B operations, client relationships and large-scale events, and has worked in Spain, Beijing, and Hong Kong.  Before joining Madame Fù, Ante-Diaz was Director of F&B of The Arca Hotel, Yulan Group.  He has also held senior positions in the Gaia Group, Jamie’s Italian, and The Ovolo Hotel Group.

Richard Dunbabin

(Chester Rose)

Richard Dunbabin is the CEO and founding shareholder of Chester Rose Ltd., an independent financial advisory (IFA) firm. He has over 35 years of experience in the financial advisory industry, where he started his career as a pension consultant before building his own IFA business in the early 1980s. Richard later co-founded Rapidinsurance plc, UK’s first full range interactive online insurance provider which he later sold to a leading IFA, and took up a consultancy role with Marsh, one of the world’s leading financial services providers. He completed thirty acquisitions in the following 13 years and has extensive experience in the M&A of IFA businesses.

Nicholas Woolcott

(Britannia Street Development)

Nicholas Woolcott is Director of Eversfield Consultants and a partner of Hamon Developments. He has extensive experience in advising on projects across a wide range of sectors including healthcare, education, transportation and infrastructure. At Eversfield, Mr Woolcott provides strategic management services to PFI, construction and property management organizations. He has also acted as project director for a number of entities, and assisted in their development and PFI bidding.

George Robinson

(Oxford Investment Company)

George Robinson has over three decades of investment experience and is co-founder of the successful Sloan Robinson hedge fund in 1993, where he remains a partner. In 2007, George founded Technikos, to invest and fund spinouts from Oxford University’s tech and medical research base, as well as in various other successful biotech companies. After almost a decade of partnership and investing across the full spectrum of Oxford University’s technical and medical research base, he co-founded Oxford Investment Consultants in 2015 to manage the Oxford Technology and Innovations EIS Fund.

James Mallinson

(Oxford Investment Company)

James Mallinson joined the University of Oxford as portfolio manager of the University’s spinout shareholdings in 2003. While at the University, he made a number of co-investments with George Robinson on behalf of the University in companies including Immunocore and Adaptimmune. Following his 15 year tenure at the University, he joined Oxford Investment Consultants as partner in January 2018.

Ivy Ho

Managing Director and Producer
(Irresistible Films)

Ivy Ho is the Managing Director and Producer of Irresistible Films, a film investment and production company established by Edko Films and Hamon Investment Group. She is in charge of developing and managing film projects, and overseeing company operations. Ivy's projects at Irresistible include films such as Anita, Love You Forever, the Cold War series, among others.

She was previously head of Marketing for Emperor Motion Pictures, participating in the marketing campaigns for The Message, Little Big Soldier, Shaolin and Let the Bullets Fly. She also worked at the Hong Kong Trade Development Council and the Hong Kong International Film Festival Society, as well as at PCC Skyhorse, a subsidiary of PCCW Limited.

Marcus Brauchli

Managing Partner and Co-Founder
(North Base Media)

Marcus leads strategy, advisory and fundraising for North Base Media (NBM). The former top editor of both The Wall Street Journal and The Washington Post, Marcus has been an operating executive and advised media and technology companies in the U.S., Asia and Europe.

Since co-founding NBM in 2013, he has joined the boards of or advised portfolio companies in Latin America, Asia, Europe and the U.S.