Esther Yeung

HONG KONGEsther Yeung has been appointed as GM of sales and acquisitions at Hong Kong’s Edko Films.

She replaces Audrey Lee who has worked at the company for 33 years and will now step into a semi retirement and a consultancy role.

Yeung (pictured) joined Edko in 2012 from Fortissimo. She had previously been manager of the Hong Kong Asian Film Financing Forum (HAF).

Lee has been a significant buyer in Asia, acquiring films not only for theatrical distribution by Edko in Hong Kong, but also for the company’s joint venture movie channel Now Popcorn.

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