Marc Geary giving a presentation Last February 8, Marc Geary, Managing Director of Major Domus gave a short course on the evolution of the family office for courses and seminars, “Evolution of the Family Office”. It was a short course on the history of the family office concept in Hong Kong and China.

This course was made in response to the growing popularity of the family office. It discussed the changes in the structure of the family office; distinctly, private offices that have adapted to meet a variety of different needs of the evolving clientele. It covered its growth and evolution across the jurisdictional, legal and regulatory definitions focus on the scalability between single family offices and virtual family offices.

For the ’10 minute family office’ case study, this particular snippet Marc Geary tackles the subject on secretaries in the family office, in particular, Hong Kong Family Offices. Discussed also in line with this subject is the rise of outsourced work and the new uses of technology. In essence two Law Society and two CFA Institute professional development points.

Watch it over here.

Courses and Seminars is an organization that strives to provide high quality, in-depth and topical training to professionals and executives. Since its inception in 2001, they have tailored and organized over 1,500 courses, seminars, and conferences which attracted professionals from a broad spectrum of industries to attend.  They have since been accredited by 15 different professional organizations. These tailored courses have been to be insightful, timely and in-depth to many legal and financial subjects. It was founded by Ms. Yvonne Ho, Managing Director & Head of Legal and Compliance at Cheetah Investment Management Limited.

Marc Geary as managing director of Major Domus has had a hand in the Major Domus Family Office opening in New York and the management of their present shares in AirBnB, Spotify, Lyft and Palantir.