FRSGlobal, part of risk management solutions provider Wolters Kluwer Financial Services, has appointed Michael Thomas as head of business development and operations for north Asia. FRSGlobal has also made a number of additional new hires in the region to boost its Asia-Pacific and Japan (APJ) operations in response to the increasing demand for the FRSGlobal risk management and regulatory reporting solutions. Thomas, who has over 30 years’ experience in the risk management IT industry, is based in Shanghai and will be fronting FRSGlobal’s expansion into China.
Thomas was the founder of STB Systems, which now forms the Lombard Risk regulatory offering where he has held a range of senior director roles. He was most recently responsible for APJ operations at Lombard Risk where he took responsibility for building a new off-shore software and product development centre in Shanghai and was director for all Asia operations.
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