China: Embattled LeEco founder Jia Yueting placed on debt blacklist

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Jia Yueting had his name and ID number splashed on China’s defaulter website after failing to satisfy a court order to pay Ping An Securities Group (Holdings) Ltd more than 470 million yuan.

Uber picks Monika Rudijono as new head for Indonesia business

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Monika Rudijono, who has a marketing background and is the first Indonesian president of Uber in Southeast Asia’s biggest economy, starts in January.


NZ sovereign wealth fund chief Adrian Orr named central bank governor

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Orr currently heads the NZ wealth fund, which has swelled to more than $26 billion under his decade-long leadership.


HSBC hires 15 analysts in China to mark up Asian research team

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HSBC Qianhai will continue to add to this team, which is expected to reach 50 people over the medium-term.


India: Swiggy appoints Vishal Bhatia as CEO of new supply business

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Bhatia comes with 19 years of experience in consumer goods firms like Reckitt Benckiser, PepsiCo and Britannia.


NZ Super appoints Del Hart as external investment head

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She will report to Chief Investment Officer Matt Whineray.


Uber’s top European dealmaker to step down from role

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A stream of executives has left Uber in recent months amid controversies involving sexual harassment, data privacy and business practices in Asia.


KKR’s Henry Kravis says China bull run can last a ‘long time’

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KKR, famed for its pioneering role in the leveraged buyout business in the 1980s, has raised $9.3 billion for its third Asia fund.


Orbimed partner Sam Isaly harassed women at firm – Report

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Sam Isaly, the managing partner of OrbiMed Advisors, sexually harassed a series of women at the health-focused investing firm he ran, Stat News reported on Tuesday.


Uber early investor Shervin Pishevar takes leave from his firms after misconduct claims

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Pishevar said he’s taking time off to pursue a legal case against people who he says have embarked on a smear campaign against him.