Law firm Allen & Overy has appointed Brian Harrison as its new regional managing partner in Asia. Harrison will be head of the Hong Kong office. He set up the Allen & Overy office in Canary Wharf, London and worked on Network Rail’s takeover of Railtrack and led the team that advised Wembley National Stadium.
Senior associate Cathy Yeung has been promoted to consultant in the corporate department in the Hong Kong office. Yeung is a China corporate finance specialist.