Regional Managing Director - Asia & Middle East
Jonathon joined the Vistra Group in February 2010 as Executive Director for OIL Hong Kong and in 2012 was promoted to Managing Director, Asia with P&L responsibility for the region. In 2015, Jonathon was promoted to lead the three businesses of OIL, Novasage and Taka and is a member of the Vistra Group’s Global Executive Committee. With the integration of the brands under Vistra in 2016, Jonathon became Group Managing Director for the Corporate & Private Clients, Asia and Middle East division and is responsible for setting the division's strategy. He also maintains and develops a number of senior level client relationships and speaks regularly at industry events on the key trends and developments within the broader offshore industry.
Jonathon has approximately 20 years of experience in a range of corporate strategy, consulting and strategic business development roles in a career that has taken him throughout Asia Pacific, including Tokyo and Hong Kong. Jonathon has worked across the financial & professional services industries and prior to joining the Group, worked at PwC for 7 years in a range of strategic business development, consulting and leadership roles and was responsible for the establishment of the Business Development Division for PwC Hong Kong and China.
Jonathon holds a Bachelor of Business degree from the University of Newcastle, Australia and has an Executive MBA through the Australian Graduate School of Management (AGSM). Jonathon has conversational Japanese language skills.
16 April 2019
Jonathon Clifton, Regional Managing Director, Asia & Middle East, talked to Asian Private Banker, a leading industry media in private banking and wealth management in Asia, about the trends of HNWIs setting up corporate structures in mid-shore financial centers such as Hong…
18 December 2018