Business Development Asia LLC Promotes Staff in Hong Kong, Mumbai, New York, Seoul and Shanghai

BDA has promoted bankers across the firm, as the crossborder M&A markets recover sharply

New York, NY, February 11, 2010 --( BDA is pleased to announce the following promotions. The promotions reflect an increased level of business activity across BDA's offices. These professionals will play a greater role in managing BDA client projects over the coming years.

Arun Bagchi, Mumbai, Director
Jim Lau, Hong Kong, Director
Lydia Xu, Shanghai, Director
Heejun Yang, Seoul, Assistant Director
Shan Yue, Shanghai, Assistant Director
Jay Shin, Seoul, Senior Associate
Tanya Wang, Shanghai, Senior Associate
Sherry Zhou, Shanghai, Senior Associate
Alex Ditchfield, Shanghai, Associate
Marc Liu, New York, Associate

About BDA

Business Development Asia LLC was founded in 1996. BDA assists multinational corporate and financial sector clients to identify and execute acquisitions, divestments, JVs, restructuring and to raise capital, in Asia and internationally. The company is headquartered in New York with offices in London, Bahrain, Mumbai, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Seoul, and Tokyo. BDA employs 50 full-time professional staff across its eight offices, supplemented by a team of senior advisors around the world. BDA's clients include Air Products, Areva, Arkema, AXA Private Equity, Celestica, Clariant, Dainippon Ink and Chemicals, Dow, DuPont, Ecolab, Federal-Mogul, Global Power Equipment Group, Hercules, Huntsman, Lear, Magna, Molex, Nalco, Reuters, Ryder System, Seera, SigmaKalon, Sun Chemical, Tenneco, Thomson Reuters, Tredegar, and The British Government.

Further information on BDA is available at

Euan Rellie
Senior Managing Director
Business Development Asia LLC
New York
+1 (212) 265 5300

Euan Rellie
212 265 5300