Shandwick Asia has appointed managing directors in Singapore and
Hong Kong. Emma Smith joins from Hong Kong consultancy Forrest
International, where she was executive director for corporate affairs.
She takes over the Hong Kong office from Michael Murphy, who joined
Shandwick UK as CEO in February. Andrew Pirie, who joins from Singapore
consultancy Baldwin Boyle Shand, replaces Charles Lankester as head of
the Singapore office.
Lankester was promoted to head of Shandwick Asia, replacing Murphy,
earlier this year.