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Ted Soppet


About Ted Soppet

Meet Ted Soppet, a young professional from Hong Kong who has been building knowledge and experience for nearly a decade across his career.

He has built an impressive resume of business endeavors, even becoming co-owner of WAWWA, a sustainable fashion brand based in the UK. Most recently, Ted became the founder of a new headhunter agency, using his expertise from previous roles to aid in this undertaking.

Ted’s previous position was with Odin Partners Asia as a Fixed Income Headhunter. Founded in 2015, Odin Partners Asia is a privately held staffing and recruiting firm. With Regional Coverage in Asia (excluding Japan), the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, Odin Partners offers Disciplines in Structuring, Trading, Sales, and Research to ensure their clients are able to maintain their visibility and competitive edge through the firm’s proprietary market intelligence. 

For nearly seven years before joining the team at Odin Partners Asia, Ted Soppet worked as a Consultant with Cazar Search, an executive search firm based in London with a satellite office in Hong Kong. Providing clients with a bespoke experience throughout the executive search services, Ted and the rest of the team at Cazar operated within the Private Banking, Capital Markets, and Wealth Management space. At Cazar, the team operated on a three-pronged approach consisting of expertise, client-focused organizational structure, and results-driven philosophy. This approach allowed the team at Cazar to ensure a standard of excellence that is maintained from engagement to onboarding. 

As a skilled industry professional throughout his career in finance and recruiting, Ted Soppet has developed expertise in multiple areas, including international sales, international relations, recruiting, negotiation, research, marketing, business strategy, and sales operations. Additionally, he is skilled in areas including business performance management, advising, and organization, as well as team leadership, problem-solving, communication, and management. 

Ted Soppet began his academic career at Bloxham School in Oxfordshire, UK. While here, he completed his A-Levels in Politics, Business Studies, French, and Spanish. After graduating in 2010 from Bloxham, Ted enrolled at Leeds Metropolitan University in Leeds, UK. In 2014, Ted graduated from Leeds Metropolitan University with honors with his Bachelor of Arts in both French and International Relations. While attending Leeds, Ted Soppet was also studying at the Université Blaise Pascal in Clermont-Ferrand, France. He graduated from the université in 2013 with honors, having earned his Bachelor of Science in International Business. 

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