Admiralty Harbour is a credit-focused financial services firm based in Hong Kong.
Senior salesperson Elaine Cao joins Admiralty Harbour
May 2021
Elaine L. Cao
Admiralty Harbour is pleased to announce that Elaine L. Cao has joined as Executive Director and Head of Sales in the Global Markets Department. In this role, Elaine will lead to develop Admiralty Harbour’s Sales and Trading business, connecting the firm with investors and providing liquidity for clients in this fast-growing market.
Elaine brings 15 years of relevant experience to the role from both sell side and buy side exposure, most recently as a senior sales at SC Lowy. In her role, Elaine focused on high yield credits, along with stressed and distressed situations, serving a mixture of clients including greater China institutional investors, global asset managers, and regional hedge funds. Prior to SC Lowy, Elaine worked as credit sales with Bank of America Merrill Lynch, covering local asset managers and regional private banks. Prior to her investment banking roles, Elaine worked with both HSBC Private Bank and Standard Chartered Private Bank.

"Small steps everyday. Hiring of Elaine is a strategic step for the firm to grow its sales and trading business, and also a commitment of the firm to offer best of quality client services," commented by Patrick Liu, CEO of Admiralty Harbour, "I warmly welcome Elaine to the Admiralty Harbour family and wish her every success with us."

Fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin native, Elaine is well connected into the Asia Fixed Income market. 

Born in Shanghai, China, Elaine holds LLM from University of Hong Kong and attended Fudan University.