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Teneo Appoints Paul Haenle APAC Chairman

Teneo, the global CEO advisory firm, has announced the appointment of Beijing-based Paul Haenle as Chairman of Teneo Asia-Pacific. In his role as Chairman, Paul will provide invaluable support to Teneo’s growing regional and global client base, in addition to the further development of the company’s four business segments of Strategy & Communications, Management Consulting, Risk Advisory and Capital Advisory.

Paul worked for more than five years in the White House on the National Security Council staffs of former President George W. Bush and former President Barack H. Obama. Paul served as a special assistant to the National Security Advisor, Director for China Affairs, and also played a key role as the White House representative to the U.S. negotiating team at the Six-Party Nuclear Talks.

In addition to his role with Teneo, Paul also serves as the founding director of the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center in Beijing. Paul joined Teneo in 2012 as a Senior Advisor.

Commenting on the appointment, Damien Ryan, Teneo’s CEO of Strategy & Communications, Asia-Pacific, said: “Paul is a recognised advisor to corporate leaders who seek his perspective on critical challenges they face. His counsel draws on a deep understanding of global geo-politics and how today’s increased complexity is influencing the business operating environment.”

Paul added: “In the eight years I have been a part of Teneo, I have witnessed the firm’s rapid growth both regionally and globally. Teneo’s highly successful business model, unparalleled talent, and deep expertise have enabled it to become the world’s premier CEO advisory firm, and I look forward to further building on Teneo’s success across the Asia Pacific region, including delivering ongoing counsel to Teneo’s clients.”

Teneo is a global CEO advisory firm. Working exclusively with the CEOs and senior executives of the world’s leading companies, Teneo provides strategic counsel across their full range of key objectives and issues.

For further information contact:

Stephen Meahl

COO, Strategy & Communications Advisory