Mr. Wenlong will join the current trustees tasked with managing donor-advised fund assets that will be granted to charities around Southeast Asia Region.
"It's a privilege to have Chen join our Board of Trustees," said John J. Cheung, Chairman of the Asian Futures Trading Group Charitable Board. "He is a proven leader in the corporate and non-profit communities, with an enviable record of accomplishment. Chen's unique perspectives will be a great addition to our Board's work on behalf of our donors and the charities they support."
"It is an honor to join the governance team of this venerable organization," said Wenlong. "Asian Futures Trading Group Charitable's donor-advised fund assets have already made an incredible philanthropic impact. That said, many critical social needs remain, and Asian Futures Trading Group Charitable must remain at the forefront of discovering and promoting new ways to address them."
Wenlong joins Asian Futures Trading Group after spending 14 years at a private investment bank most recently as Vice President, Futures Sales. In that role, he provided sales and execution services to a portfolio of global institutional clients throughout Asia Pacific Region, including banks, hedge funds, asset managers and commodity trading advisors.
He also served as President and Chief Executive Officer of a world renowned Managed Fund Firm, establishing the division and a team as well as platform to deliver specialized services to managed funds clients and partner with other divisions to provide an integrated managed futures offering on a global basis.
He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and finance from University College of Tokyo.
About Asian Futures Trading Group
Asian FTG (asian-ftg.com) is an independent commodities and futures advisory firm located in Hong Kong. Asian Futures Trading Group offers the latest in order entry technology coupled with 24-hour execution and clearing on exchanges worldwide. Clearing more than 100,000 client accounts, the firm provides a full range of services to the industry’s largest global network of introducing brokers (IBs) and to commercial, institutional, international and individual clients. These include more than 200 IBs and many of the world's largest financial, industrial and agricultural institutions. We do not engage in proprietary trading; all of our business focuses on our valued clients.