Speaker Profile

Eric Landheer

Executive Director, Summit Ascent Holdings Limited

Eric Landheer is an Executive Director and Member of the Board of Summit Ascent Holdings Limited (102 HK), the majority-owner of Tigre de Cristal Hotel and Resort.  He is responsible for fundraising and other capital markets activities, strategic planning and execution, as well as investor and media relations.  Prior to joining Summit Ascent, Mr. Landheer was Head of Issuer Marketing for HKEx and led their efforts to attract international and Chinese listings to Hong Kong as well as the promotion of offshore RMB products.    Eric was previously Head of Asia Pacific for The NASDAQ OMX group and under his leadership China became NASDAQ’s single largest source of international listings.  Before NASDAQ, Mr. Landheer worked in sales and trading capacities in the brokerage industry.  Eric has spoken at numerous prestigious events including the World Economic Forum in East Asia and the Shanghai Economic Cooperation Forum and has appeared prominently in various financial media including CNBC, Bloomberg, the Financial Times, and The Wall Street Journal.  Mr. Landheer is an honors graduate of The University of California at Berkeley, speaks Mandarin Chinese, and has more than 20 years of experience in the financial markets.