Hi, I’m Murray Priestley, a partner at Global Private Partners Ltd in Hong Kong & partner of Annan River Associates Pte Ltd in Singapore, which is the holding company for HamptonCommerce.com, HamptonManaged.com & HamptonVentures.com.

Murray has 28 years of commercial and asset management experience having served in board, CEO and senior executive positions with a number of global public and private companies.

Annan River is a multi-channel e-commerce branding & services management firm. By using our innovative strategies to utilize third party platforms we are able to scale and launch multiple brands across multiple niches rapidly to take advantage of the latest trends and market conditions.  Annan is private equity backed.

Murray founded, älpha Holdings, a Hong Kong based firm that develops technology solutions for fund/investment managers.  älpha also is investment manager for a number of SMA under a license in Singapore.

Before älpha, Murray was with Portofino Asset Management.  Prior to that, Murray was CEO of Lifestyle Asset Management and was Head of Projects for Korea First Bank, as part of the Texas Pacific Group buyout.  Murray was a senior executive with EDS, which managed the Commonwealth Bank, Westpac and Bank of Queensland’s IT operations.

Murray has a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering & Computer Science from Monash University.  Murray has lived and worked in over 9 countries.

Murray invests in Financial Software, e-Commerce & Private Banking companies around the world, drinks red wine, and loves to shoot clay targets.