Mr Andrew Low is Head of Macquarie Capital in Asia, which covers the Macquarie Group's mergers and acquisitions, equity capital markets, principal investment, leasing and other specialised funds and investment banking activities in the region. He has more than eighteen years of experience in these areas in Asia, Europe, Australia and North America and has been based in Hong Kong since 2004, when he was deal leader for Macquarie's acquisition of the ING Securities business in Asia. Since then, he has led the growth of the Macquarie Capital business in Asia, which now employs more than 500 people in Beijing, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Jakarta, Manila, Mumbai, New Delhi, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore, Taipei and Tokyo.
Mr Low is on Macquarie's Asia Underwriting Committee and global Chairman of Macquarie’s Telecommunications, Media, Entertainment and Technology (TMET) practice. From 2001 to 2008 he led the rapid growth and internationalisation of this sector group at Macquarie, including the creation of Macquarie Communications Infrastructure Group (MCIG) and the Macquarie Media Group (MMG). Mr Low is a graduate of the Senior Executive Program of Tsinghua University, CEIBS and the Harvard Business School (HBS) and sits on the Executive Committee of the Australia Japan Business Council and the Advisory Board of the Austral Asia Society.