LABUAN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL CENTRE (IBFC) ASEAN ROADSHOW 2015
IBFC ASEAN Roadshow was held at Makati Shangri-La Hotel, Manila on 2 June 2015. The Roadshow aimed at promoting Labuan IBFC’s strategic position in linking and facilitating trade and investment in one of the most economically vibrant regions in the world. IBFC also sought to attract Filipino investors to boost trade and investment in Labuan offshore market. The Roadshow had its kick off in Kuala Lumpur on 27 May 2015 and after Manila, IBFC will continue the event in some other major cities including Bangkok, Jakarta, Singapore and Hong Kong.
The Labuan team was headed by the Honorable Dato’ Mohammed Azlan Hashim, Chairman of Labuan IBFC, accompanied by Mr. Danial Mah Abdullah, Deputy-Director General of Labuan Financial Services Authority. In a one-hour presentation, the guest speaker Mr. Mark Lea, Managing Director, Lea & White International Advisers Limited stressed the importance of employing a holistic approach in private wealth management.
The event was attended by more than 50 participants. The Roadshow was preceded by a networking dinner hosted by the IBFC on 1 June 2015 and was attended by more than 60 representatives of various companies, mostly from the Philippines.