Marathon Corporate Services Limited (the ‘Companies’) is a Trust and Company Services Provider (TCSP) in Hong Kong. We are licensed to provide trust (fiduciary) Services and company secretarial services such as company formation, registration and ongoing fillings under the Companies Ordinance on behalf of client companies.
Incorporated during Fall of 2018, the company was registered as a TCSP provider in February 2019. The initial setup, including the establishment of bank accounts and initial trading accounts for payment systems and blockchain trading and commencement of operations, were completed by the end of March 2019.
Peter Adam is a 37-year veteran of the financial services industry, beginning during the early 1980s in London working for insurance companies, progressing into international life assurance companies, dealing with financial advisors in the UK and Europe
Arriving in Asia during 1996 running the Asia Pacific operations for AXA Sun Life, based in Hong Kong. Peter moved on to work with Sun Life and a number of hedge fund companies both Asian based, US and European, focusing on institutional sales in the Asia Pacific region. During 2002 took on compliance management for Towry Law International, then the world’s largest independent IFA
Mr. Adam has demonstrated his knowledge in subsequent roles, including as Managing Director of a Fiduciary company in Malaysia and senior management of one of Hong Kong’s Registered Trust Companies
Vivian ChanFounder, Director and CFO
Currently the CFO of Marathon Capital Asia Limited Group of companies, 2017 to present. Formerly the CFO of Legacy Trust Company Limited and Head of Finance for Hong Kong-based Orangefield Management (Hong Kong) Limited and Manager Financial Control for ICS Trust (Asia) Limited
She is a qualified CPA and a graduate in Economics from the University of Toronto: her background includes experience in corporate structuring, offshore and China incorporations, international trade, and private client services
Mr. Nesbitt is a senior investment professional with over thirty years of experience in Asia-Pacific, based in Hong Kong. He has managed Hong Kong subsidiaries for a variety of major North American and European financial services firms, including RBC Financial Services, CIBC World Markets, American Express Asset Management and EIM Group. He is the Founder of the Nesbitt Centre Limited, a Centre for Special Needs international young adults in Hong Kong
Mr. Nesbitt is also a Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute and the Hong Kong Institute of Directors. He is a graduate of the University of Manitoba (B.A, Psychology) and Queen’s University (M.B.A, Marketing) both in Canada. Mr.Nesbitt is a Governor of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, and also carries Responsible Officer status for Asset Management under the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission
Douglas WilsonFounder and Director
Mr. Wilson is a senior executive with over forty years of business experience including 20 years in financial services in Compliance and Trust operations. His career has included senior roles in Financial Services, Corporate and Business Consulting, Marketing Services, Telecommunications
His service included acting as the CEO and Senior Trust Officer of National Credit Counsellors of Canada Limited Consumer Credit Services at the time, the largest, for-profit credit counselling company in Canada
During his distinguished career, Mr. Wilson founded Marathon Capital Asia Group which includes Marathon Corporate Services Limited, Legacy Trust Company, and NCC Corporation owner of National Credit Counselors of Canada Limited