Bain & Co. — The Boston consulting firm promoted Phil Leung to lead the firm’s Asia Pacific operations, where he will focus on enhancing Bain’s cross-border M&A practice, especially on outbound transactions. Based in Shanghai, Leung will oversee the growth and development of the firm’s due diligence, joint venture support, divestitures and post-merger integration. Leung has been with Bain's Hong Kong office since 1995. He succeeds Satish Shankar, who is now managing director of Bain’s Southeast Asia region, which includes Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok and Jakarta.
Duff & Phelps Corp. (NYSE: DUF) — Paul Kacik has joined the New York investment bank as a managing director in the healthcare practice. A 20-year dealmaking veteran, Kacik jumps to Duff & Phelps from DA Davidson & Co., where he was managing director and head of healthcare. He was also at predecessor firm, McGladrey Capital Markets, which DA Davison acquired in February 2012.