Since joining Townsend in 2013, Kelson is responsible for advisory/discretionary investment underwriting, due diligence and portfolio management in the Asia Pacific region. He is based in Hong Kong.
Before joining Townsend, Kelson was with Guangzhou R&F Properties, a listed national real estate developer in the mainland China. He was responsible for Corporate Finance and Investment initiatives. Previously, Kelson held various positions at Macquarie Group and UBS.
Kelson holds an MBA degree in investment management from University of New South Wales in Australia and a Bachelor of Mathematics from the University of Waterloo in Canada.