Kina Securities Ltd has welcomed its new Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Greg Pawson.
Pawson takes over from Syd Yates, who has been at the helm of Kina for over 20 years, leading the financial institution through its transition to a multi-national financial service company.
Kina Chairman, Isikeli Taureka, in announcing the transition in the MD & CEO roles, thanked Yates for his services to the company, particularly given the financial institutions achievements in the recent past with its successful acquisition of Maybank, as well as its listing on the Australian Stock Exchange in 2015.
Incoming CEO & MD Greg Pawson, is the former Westpac Regional Head of South Asia and Pacific, and takes over the leadership in an exciting time for Kina in its next phase of growth, particularly with several major resource projects progressing towards project sanction and Papua New Guinea’s APEC 2018 Year.
He assumed the role of CEO & MD on January 2nd, 2018.