Lydia Tang, based in Hong Kong, is active in Egon Zehnder’s Financial Services practice focusing on asset management, banking, blockchain, and FinTech. She leverages her deep industry experience to provide leadership advisory, executive search, and talent development services to senior leaders across Asia.
I enjoy connecting with bright minds to understand their unique stories and perspectives, while helping them navigate their personal journeys toward success.
Prior to joining the Firm, Lydia served as Vice President of GLG in Hong Kong, carrying out research on public equities across a range of industries including financial services, consumer, technology, healthcare, and industrials. She was also Head of Tours, developing the company’s tours strategy and launching this line of services. Lydia began her career in Australia as an external auditor in Ernst & Young’s assurance practice.
Lydia holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree with a double major in accounting and finance from the University of Queensland, where she received a commendation for high achievement and was admitted to the Dean’s Honor Roll. She is a qualified member of the Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand, an alumna of the Hong Kong Women’s Foundation Mentoring Program and is also involved in Solomon Learning Group, a social enterprise devoted to promoting financial literacy in children. Lydia is fluent in English, Cantonese, and Mandarin. Outside of work, Lydia enjoys traveling, exploring good food, sake, and wine while staying active with wakesurfing, basketball, netball, and badminton.