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Russell Reynolds Associates Hires Bill King

Russell Reynolds Associates announced that Bill King has joined the firm as a key member of the Technology Practice, based in Hong Kong. King has more than three decades of experience focused on business transformation and technology consulting in China and the United States. He is a trusted advisor to both regional and multinational clients, specializing in providing comprehensive talent advisory services primarily focused on digital and high-tech industries.

"Having worked in top leadership roles within the digital and high-tech industries, Bill brings extensive experience advising C-suite executives," said Peter L. O'Brien, leader of Russell Reynolds Associates' Asia Pacific Region. "Bill's unique cross-functional experience enables him to strategically guide clients on the leadership needed to transform and grow in this competitive landscape. His in-depth industry knowledge is critical as we help our clients identify and develop talent to capture growth in an era of disruption."

Prior to joining Russell Reynolds Associates, King was a Partner with another international executive search firm. In this role, he led the technology and CFO practices in China, focusing on the digital and internet space. Previously, King was the COO for eBay China. He also held the role of General Manager for AT&T's Greater China Group, covering sales, marketing and customer support teams across the region. King holds a BS in electrical engineering, with honors, from the University of Michigan and an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He serves on the Board of Digital China Holdings, which is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.