Tuck Asia Pacific Council

Tuck’s Asia Pacific Council advises and assists the Tuck School in building its knowledge of and strengthening its initiatives in the Asia Pacific region. Working with the Dean’s Office and appropriate administrative departments, council members will help to recruit the best MBA students, expand career opportunities, build relationships with corporations, assist in developing targeted programmatic and curricular activities, and strengthen Tuck’s global brand.

Current Members

Mei-Wei Cheng T'87
Member of the Board of Directors of Seagate Technology PLC and Iconiq Motors
Shanghai, China

Simon J. Eckersley T'94
Founder & CEO, Hao Capital
Beijing, China

Maansi Gupta (Dugar) T’07
Managing Director, Investment Banking, J. P. Morgan Securities, L.L.C.
Hong Kong

Carla Jayne Hrdlicka T'88
CEO / Managing Director, Virgin Australia
Collingwood, Australia

Yu-San Kan T'86
Investment Director, Yue-Sai Holding Ltd.
Hong Kong

John Jongyun Kim T'94
Managing Director, Asia Buyout Team, The Carlyle Group
Hong Kong

Naohiko Kitsuta T'96
President & COO
transcosmos America inc.
California, United States

Seogoo Lee T'94
CEO, Value Investing Advisors Co., Ltd.
Seoul, South Korea

Akiko Maeda T’02
Former President/Managing Director, Bacardi Japan Ltd.
Washington, United States


Thomas McDonald Overton T’92
Senior Investment Officer, Sun Hung Kai Properties
Hong Kong

Kinya Seto T’96
Director, Rep. Executive Officer & CEO, LIXIL Group Corporation
Tokyo, Japan

Nuno M. Soares Carneiro T’07
Associate Partner, McKinsey & Company
Perth, Australia

Steven Tseng D'95 T'01
Chair, Asia Pacific Council
Principal Economist, Baker McKenzie
Connecticut, United States

Ken Uehara T'06
Executive Vice President, Taisho Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Tokyo, Japan

Carolyn Wingard-Robertsson T'90 
Global Head Controls & Head of Transactional Conflicts, ASP
Hong Kong

Serena L. Wong T'08 
Head of Advisory, Kamet Capital Partners 

Peng Zhang T’07
Chief Representative, China
Cartesian Capital Group
Shanghai, China

Ex Officio Member

Matthew J. Slaughter, Paul Danos Dean, Tuck School of Business
Hanover, United States