November 1, 2010 – U.K.-based executive search firm Kinsey Allen International has added Marc Karim Baloch as head of fixed income for the firm’s Asian operations. With over 10 years recruitment experience, Mr. Baloch previously served as director at Akamai Financial Markets and prior to that was a senior consultant with Michael Page. “The banking and asset management job market in Hong Kong has had a resurgence over the last year and it is showing little sign of slowing down,” said Zak Allom, managing director – Asia, Kinsey Allen. “China’s influence on the market strengthens every day as new enterprises look for new and more complex products to trade. Karim’s expertise in the fixed income sector and contact base across Asia will enable us to capitalise on this growing market.” Kinsey Allen International provides executive search services across the financial and professional services market with a particular emphasis on corporate finance, infrastructure & structured finance, asset management, alternative investments, equities, fixed income, energy & commodities, risk, compliance, legal, insurance, pensions, and tax. The firm has offices in New York, Hong Kong, Munich, Paris, London, Brighton, Zurich and Doha.