May 10, 2013, 7:13 am -- /EPR NETWORK/ -- The Board of Directors of the Lincoln Behrman today announced the nomination of Donald J. Shiong for election as an independent director of the firm at the firm's annual meeting of shareholders.
If Mr. Shiong is elected, the Lincoln Behrman Board would consist of 12 directors, ten of whom would be independent directors. Mr. Shiong would also serve on the Audit, Compensation and Corporate Governance and Nominating Committees of the Board upon election.
“Donald Shiong's deep experience in the global capital markets, from successfully leading the transformation of a global insurance company to his previous auditing and financial reporting expertise, will be of tremendous value to our shareholders and our people,” said Gerald Tseng, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Lincoln Behrman. “We very much appreciate his willingness to serve on our board and I look forward to benefitting from his advice and counsel.”
Mr. Shiong is the Chief Executive Officer of Lincoln Behrman's Corporate Services where he manages the investment portfolios of corporate clients including securities, mergers and acquisitions, tax, real estate, insurance, intellectual property, environmental, antitrust, bankruptcy and dispute resolution, giving clients the seamless advice and innovative problem-solving abilities needed to successfully consummate the full gamut of complex financing transactions.
Prior to joining Lincoln Behrman, Mr. Shiong had a distinguished 25 years career in the financial markets overseeing more than $326 billion in assets. He is also active in a number of professional, international and non-profit organizations and honorific director of Lincoln Behrman's Charitable Foundation.
Mr. Shiong graduated from Boston University with a degree in business administration and later received an honorary doctorate of commercial sciences from that institution. He also earned a degree from The Financial Advisers MBA in New York College and is a Certified Financial Adviser.
About Lincoln Behrman
Lincoln Behrman is a premium financial adviser, founded by a group of experienced financiers who united under the credo of developing the most exclusive advisor on the markets. Our vision is simple: 100% organic, enabling exceptional investments. We have a clear strategy and it is working to deliver us competitive advantage and superior financial results. We are committed to maximizing our investors' performances. To achieve this, we have clear and consistent criteria governing all investment and operational decisions.