May Tung


May is an Advisor based out of the firm’s regional headquarters in Hong Kong.

May Tung

+852 30188951


May’s focus is on board, C-level and senior management roles in the banking, asset management, insurance, private equity and public sectors. Prior to joining DHR, she was with a global executive search firm where she successfully placed many C-level and senior management executives and corporate officers in the Asian financial services sector.

Before her career in executive search, May was a banker for more than 22 years and worked in New York and Hong Kong at The First National Bank of Chicago (now JP Morgan), Bank of America, Credit Suisse and Rabobank. She held front-line managerial positions in New York and Pan-Asian product roles in Hong Kong. Her last banking position was Managing Director, responsible for banking products including structured finance and M&A services in North Asia.

May was a member of the development committee for the Richard Ivey School of Business, Hong Kong campus. She was an independent Board and Compensation Committee member from 2012–2014 and a Special Committee member from 2013–2014 of Pactera, previously a NASDAQ-listed company. She received her Bachelor of Arts from Long Island University (New York), her Master of International Affairs from Columbia University (New York) and her Master of Business Administration from the University of Western Ontario, Richard Ivey School of Business (Canada). She is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

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