Asian American Federation Board News

We are pleased to announce the election of the Federation’s newest board member, William Wong. Mr. Wong is currently the President & Chief Executive Officer of HSBC Securities (USA) Inc. Prior to his current posting, Mr. Wong was responsible for HSBC’s compliance function of its Global Banking & Markets businesses in the Americas which include activities in Canada, United States and Latin America. Throughout his career, he has focused on the global and domestic aspects of capital markets, investment banking, corporate governance and internal control/risk functions.

Mr. Wong also serves on the Advisory Board for ASCEND. Both the staff and Board warmly welcome Mr.Wong and look forward to working with him.

The Federation bids farewell to Don Suk Suh and Felicia Yieh as they have stepped down from the Federation’s Board. Dr. Yung Duk Kim has also stepped down and has joined our esteemed Honorary Board. Both the staff and Board are immensely grateful for their wisdom, leadership, and dedication to the Federation. You will be greatly missed.