Kelson joined Townsend in 2013 at the Hong Kong office, and is responsible for discretionary portfolio management, investment underwriting and due diligence in the region.
Before joining Townsend, Kelson was a Finance Manager at Guangzhou R&F Properties, a listed residential and commercial real estate development and property management company in mainland China. He was responsible for corporate finance and investor relations. Previously, Kelson held various positions at Macquarie Securities Group and UBS in risk management and project management.
Kelson completed his MBA in Accounting & Finance at the University of New South Wales in 2011, during which he exchanged at the University of Chicago Booth GSB. He obtained Bachelor of Mathematics from the University of Waterloo in Canada.