The AZUR Team
Our team members consists of experienced professionals and consultants in Hong Kong.
They are multilingual and have years of experience from various business backgrounds such as accounting, tax, international trade, manufacturing, consulting and banking & finance.
Their combined cultural, professional and national diversity will enable them to collectively understand and provide the best solution to our international clients.
Mr. Franz Loschko
AZUR was established by Mr. Franz Loschko, a German national who has lived and worked in Hong Kong since 1996. Prior to founding AZUR, he has gained extensive international banking experience having worked for HSBC, Commerzbank, DZ Bank and HypoVereinsbank in Relationship Management and Credit Department positions. Throughout the years, Franz successfully helped multinationals to set up and grow their businesses in Hong Kong and China.
Backed by his experience and established network, he is able to provide value-added solutions to clients as an independent consultant.
Franz graduated from the Fachhochschule Munich with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. Prior to his study, Franz completed a banking apprenticeship in Germany. In 1989, Franz also studied Mandarin for one year in Beijing at the Beijing Language Institute. He is fluent in German, English and is conversational in Mandarin.
Mrs. Jacqueline Loschko
Corporate & Trade Services / Operations
Jacqueline Loschko set up AZUR together with her husband Franz and is responsible for running AZUR's Corporate & Trade Services / Operations. Jacqueline's work experiences includes working at the Australian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.
Jacqueline was raised and educated in Australia and graduated in BA Communications and Media Arts at the University of Newcastle, N.S.W., Australia.
Ms. Miranda Sin
Corporate Accounting / Tax Advisory Service
ACS ACIS, ATIHK CTA
Certified Tax Adviser
Miranda began her career in banking and worked in the Trade Finance department and has gained solid understanding of trade finance and banking products.
Miranda graduated from the University of South Australia and obtained a Bachelor degree in Business Administration. She further devoted her efforts in pursueing a post graduate study at the Open University of Hong Kong and obtained the double Masters' degree in Corporate Governance and Professional Accounting. Miranda started another career and worked in top tier professional firms, law firm and CPA firm. She served international clients and provided corporate secretarial and accounting services for private and listed companies in Hong Kong. She also helped clients to move their businesses to Hong Kong and successfully obtained the required investment and working visas.
Miranda is an associate member of The Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries and also an associate member of The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, U.K. Miranda holds another professional qualification and she is a member of The Taxation Institute of Hong Kong and a qualified Certified Tax Adviser, Hong Kong.
Mr. Nelson Chiu
Senior Tax Advisor
Nelson started his career as an auditor in a local CPA firm. Within a short time, Nelson was promoted to the position as an audit manager and received many remarkable testimonials from clients and his employer.
He then changed to the commercial field and held positions as a financial controller in main board listed and GEM board listed companies. He was well-versed with the listing rule compliance and performed excellently in meeting tight schedules. Nelson was invited by The Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries to teach on financial reporting subjects. In addition, he was the examination paper accessor at the Caritas Francis Hsu College.
Nelson graduated from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and obtained his honours degree in accounting. Nelson is a qualified Certified Public Accountant (Practising), and he is a fellow member of The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, U.K., an associate member of The Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries and also an associate member of The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, U.K.
Today, Nelson is practising in his own name and devotes his efforts and experiences to serve the local and overseas clients.