Rick Adkinson

Managing Director

Rick Adkinson

Managing Director

At work

Rick is the Managing Director of Private Capital and a Responsible Officer (CE Ref. ACP711) for our Type 4 and Type 9 Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) licences.

From 1998 to 2019, Rick was Chief Executive of the Group Medical Insurance and Protection Planning arm of Private Capital, regulated by the Hong Kong Confederation of Insurance Brokers.

Now with 30 years’ experience in financial services, Rick loves what he does; he finds great satisfaction in seeing the team happy and working hard together to improve client outcomes.


At home

Rick is married to Rosita and they have a son, George.

Rick’s interests are politics, football, cricket and rugby. He enjoys walking every weekend and watching documentaries about history and current affairs.



  • MCSI Chartered Member of Chartered Institute for Securities and Investments
  • CISI Level 4 Diploma in Investment Advice (Financial Planning & Advice)
  • SFC Securities and Futures Commission – Responsible Officer: Type 4 (Advising on Securities) & 9 (Asset Management)
  • Spotlight questions

    Where can we find you on an ideal weekend?

    The Tai Tam Reservoir or the Cricket Club.

    What’s your favourite holiday destination?

    Skiing with my son in Zermatt.

    Who would you most like to have round for dinner?

    Alex Ferguson.

    What’s your favourite song to sing along to in the car?

    Politics podcasts.

    What was the first album you ever bought?

    ELO – Electric Light Orchestra.

    What’s your pet peeve?

    Poor value for money in financial services.

    If you could turn any activity into an Olympic sport, what would you win gold for?


    What’s the one thing you’d like to do before you die?

    Adopt a dog.