Our Team

RICHARD WATSON
JANELLE COWIN
FLORA CHENG

Australian born, Richard has spent many years working in Asia and studying; his qualifications include a Science Degree, Diplomas in both Education and Professional Development, Graduate Diploma in Business Administration, MBA (in Marketing and International Trade); as well as Compliance (CAMS) and Trusts (Diploma in Trust Administration) TEP.

Richard has been in General Management and Executive Level Operations, Sales and Marketing roles in Australia and Asia since 1988. He is a permanent resident of Hong Kong, having lived and worked there since 1997. To support the growth of Ethos Hong Kong Limited, Richard is commutes regularly to Manila to ensure the needs of our clients are met, fostering a personalized and individual service.

“I have learnt many lessons from my clients over the years and now have the opportunity to apply that knowledge in assisting new clients”.

Also an Australian born professional, Janelle brings a wealth of experience in the areas of Human Resources, Quality Improvement/Compliance and Business Administration. Her qualifications and years of Management experience across many industry types, has enabled her to adapt quickly to changing environments, both at local and international levels.

Janelle has achieved successes in these areas ensuring sustainability, compliance and continued growth of business through systemic processes, awareness and value of our human capital and commitment to high quality service provision. She is a Director of Ethos and is responsible for the smooth running of our offices including human resources, operations, compliance, systems and procedures.

Flora is an Associate Member of the Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries as well as the ‘Institute Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, U.K’. She has over 15 years’ experience in Corporate Secretarial services gained in professional firms.

As well as being our expert on the ground, Flora manages the full range of Corporate Secretarial matters including Group re-organisation, formation and dissolution of local and overseas companies and Trust Administration.

Flora’s responsibility is to provide current and compliant services to our clients, as well as manage a team in Hong Kong and Philippines.