朋宇於2006年初於美國Delaware州註冊成立，並同時於台北設立分公司。初期英文名字為Boon Allard L.L.C.，後更改為Boon Associates L.L.C.，並 仍與美國Allard Institute 合作。該公司擁有超過25年以上招募高階經理人之經驗，尤以服務美國金融業客戶為主。
Phee Boon Kang is the Founder and President of Boon Associates, a consulting firm serving the financial services sector in Taiwan,
China and Japan.
Since 2006, Mr. Kang has served as a senior banking advisor and human resource consultant to leading PE firms in banking M&A projects in Taiwan and Japan, both pre and post acquisition.
Mr. Kang is currently an external director in Citibank Japan Limited. Until 2012, he served as an Independent Director for 5 years at the China Guangfa Bank, where he chaired its Risk Management Committee and was a member of its Audit Committee.
Prior to founding Boon Associates, Mr. Kang worked at three US multinational banking groups for 30 years, in New York, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Manila, Tokyo and Taipei. He was involved in starting up, growing and turning around consumer banking and cards businesses in 5 markets, namely Japan, Taiwan, the Philippines, Indonesia and Malaysia, spanning a quarter century.
He was appointed the Senior Vice President and Area Manager for Taiwan, Philippines and China at American Express in 1999, and was the Amex Group's Chairman and Legal Representative for all its subsidiaries in Taiwan including Amex Bank for 6 years. As Senior Vice President and Retail Country Manager at Bank of America, Mr. Kang built its fast-growing Taiwan credit cards and retail banking business from scratch and presided over the successful divestiture of the profitable Taiwan business 4 years later, as part of the strategic exit by the bank from the Asia Retail market. Earlier, he was a pioneering retail bank business manager for Citibank in Japan, Indonesia and Malaysia during a 20 year career with Citi, which started with a stint in its New York Operating Group.
He also served as the Governor of the American Chamber of Commerce in Taipei and Co-Chair of the AMCHAM/ECCT (the European Chamber) Banking Committee, and an Independent Director at the IPO of ezTravel, Taiwan’s leading internet Travel Company.
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