Mr. Franklin specializes in Wealth Management and Immigration-based Investment for the firm in the Asia-Pacific region. In his role as director, Franklin is primarily responsible for maintaining the firm's more than 100+ financial intermediary and family office relationships across China (PRC), Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea, and India markets. He is the keynote speaker for LehmanBush when representing all foreign investment opportunities in the aforementioned territories.
With more than a decade of living and working in the Asia-Pacific region, Franklin and his team have sourced more than $500 million USD in investment for both United States and European Union based assets. Mr. Franklin previously served as managing director of RMG Group, a China (PRC) focused investment advisory firm, specializing in Wealth Management and Immigration-based Investment products, prior to its merger with LehmanBush.
Before LehmanBush and RMG Group, Mr. Franklin worked as the head of market research and analysis for New York-based, publicly listed entertainment and film distribution platform YOU On Demand (YOD), where he designed digital media tracking tools across 18 provinces in China (PRC), as well as China (PRC) sales reporting for studio clients, including Disney, Universal, Paramount, Warner Bros., and Lionsgate.
He currently sits on the Board of American Chamber of Commerce for The United States (AmChamUS), and splits his time between the United States and Asia. Mr. Franklin has the following degrees: MA, Economics, Fudan University, Shanghai, China (2011), BA, Print Journalism, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California (2007).