Awards for Distinction 2023 Panel

Meet the
judging panel


Daniel Shane


Daniel Shane is editor of Asian Private Banker and is responsible for spearheading the publication's editorial, awards and data products. Daniel was previously Asia Companies & Markets News Editor at the Financial Times in Hong Kong where he managed corporate and financial coverage in both online and print, as well as moderating events for the FT in the region. Earlier in his career Daniel was a reporter for CNN and Barron's in Asia. He graduated with a degree in Anthropology from the UK's University of Sussex.

Audrey Raj is the South Asia editor of Asian Private Banker, driving our coverage of private wealth management in the region as well as spearheading our new ESG 2.0 initiative. She was previously editor overseeing Citywire Asia’s private banking and asset management editorial coverage across the region. In addition, spearheaded Citywire's Middle East editorial launch. Audrey has about 15 years of reporting experience in Singapore and Australia, covering finance, business and commodities. She graduated with a journalism master’s degree from the University of Queensland.

Audrey Raj

senior consultant - South Asia editor

Twinkle Sparta

associate editor

Twinkle Sparta is associate editor of Asian Private Banker. Twinkle was previously a reporter at AsianInvestor where she covered institutional asset management, with a focus on Greater China. She was also with Acuris, SCMP and Hong Kong Economic Times in earlier years, covering ECM, conglomerates and TMT.

Carly is a senior reporter from Asian Private Banker, she joined the editorial team in April 2020. She focuses on covering investment trends in the private wealth management industry, including talking to CIOs and investment strategies regularly from asset managers and private banks on different asset classes and themes.

Carly Lau

senior reporter

Kylie Wong

data reporter

Kylie Wong is data reporter of Asian Private Banker. Her focus is primarily on data-centric projects pertaining to industry trends of wealth management and private banking. She graduated with a degree in international financial journalism from Hong Kong Baptist University.

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