School's in for Merrill's Poon

Samuel Poon is to leave Merrill Lynch to go back to university. KL Wong and Erh Fei Liu retain their positions at the top of the class.

Sam Poon is to retire from Merrill Lynch in August after 17 years at the bank and is currently applying to various schools and universities in the US and UK to take a masters degree in education. Poon is a committed Christian and a fervent believer in the need for education reform. It has always been on my mind to do this and I'm very excited about it, he says.

Poon is one of three co-heads of investment banking for Merrill Lynch in Asia, a post he shares with Erh Fei Liu and KL Wong. His title at present is President and COO of Asia Pacific investment banking

Merrill has also...

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