Phillip Andrew Thorpe

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Phillip Andrew Thorpe (born ) is a barrister and solicitor from New Zealand. He moved in 1981 to Hong Kong, where he held various senior posts with the Hong Kong Securities Commission. Following the market crash in October 1987 he was appointed as CEO of the Hong Kong Futures Exchange. Since March 2005, he is the Chairman and Chief Executive of Qatar Financial Centre Regulatory Authority.[1]


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  1. 1.0 1.1 QFCRA, QFCRA Board > Mr Phillip Thorpe, Chairman and Chief Executive, accessed 21 February 2011.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Who's Who 2009, Thorpe, Phillip Andrew, online edition, Oxford University Press, accessed 27 March 2009.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 AME Info, "Philip Thorpe to head Qatar Financial Centre Regulatory Authority," Press Release 01 March 2005, accessed 21 February 2011.