TOKYO:Manning Selvage & Lee has expanded its presence in the Asia Pacific with a newly opened office in Japan. The agency also has offices in Shanghai, Beijing, Hong Kong, and Singapore. The current staff is comprised of Publicis Japan's PR division, Publicis Dialog and Glenn Osaki, current SVP and senior director in the Asia Pacific, will assume the role of managing director for the new office. MS&L has also appointed John Hong as MD of MS&L China. Hong replaces Fiona Cohen, who takes on the role of regional business development director for Asia Pacific. Hong was formerly a senior executive in Microsoft China's law and corporate affairs department.