The move strengthens Hill & Knowlton’s position in financial communications in Greater China, where a growing number of companies are looking to market products—and raise capital—on international markets.
Hill & Knowlton Hong Kong first established its financial communications practice in 1990. Recent deals include the IPOs of Alibaba.com and China Railway Group, as well as ongoing financial communications and investor relations for a roster of cutting edge and established
According to James Heimowitz, president and CEO Hill & Knowlton North Asia: “This move is part of our continuing expansion in Greater China. The two companies complement each other in terms of both the industries our clients cover, and in the strengths each party brings to the new larger firm. I fully intend for H&K to be the undisputed leader in this sector.”