Bernard Pouliot

Executive Director

Direct Telephone: +852 3703 5268
GAP Telephone: +852 2217 2891
Skype: bernard_pouliot

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Global Alliance Partners (GAP) is an international network of regulated financial services companies that focus on the capital midmarket. GAP’s international reach gives its member firms greater clout and a wider platform to conduct investment banking, wealth and fund management, broking, and other financial services across international markets. It was registered in Hong Kong since October 2008.


  • At Global Alliance Partners, we believe in people.
    We bring together owner–driven investment banks, securities brokers, research houses, financial advisors and wealth and fund managers, who wish to provide their clients with smooth international access to the world’s financial markets.

  • Mutual trust is the bedrock of our ‘people-to-people’ mindset.
    We anchor our network on relationships. We endeavor for companies, clients, partners to build long-term ties to grow and generate wealth. Our role is to assist our clients with local service and support them towards a solid understanding of foreign markets.

  • Professionalism in delivering innovative solutions is the mark of our commitment.
    Our varied product range and significant transaction experience enable us to create both inward and outward deal flows, and offer clients more research and placement capabilities across different markets.


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Global Alliance Partners - Products & Services


  • Corporate and strategic planning advice
  • Fund raising in the public and private markets through equity placements, rights issues and quasi-equity investments
  • International access to many of the world's emerging markets through the public or private equity
  • Local and cross-border merger, disposal, acquisition, and joint venture
  • Advice on listing on stock markets in many of the world's major and emerging markets
  • Trading of securities and arranging custodial services
  • Cross-border research
  • International road shows for corporate clients


  • Agriculture
  • Automotive
  • Banking, Finance and Securities
  • E‐Commcerce and Telecommunications
  • Electronic Components
  • Energy and Petrochemicals
  • Food and Beverage
  • Healthcare
  • Insurance
  • Leisure
  • Manufacturing and Industrial
  • Media, Entertainment, Printing and Publishing
  • Mining and Precious Metals
  • Property, Hotels and Resorts
  • Retail
  • Steel and Construction
  • Support Services
  • Technology
  • Transportation
  • Equity Placements and Capital Raising
  • IPOs and New Listings
  • Equity Trading and Execution
  • Bond Trading
  • Equity Research
  • Wealth Management
  • Fund Management
  • Valuation and Independent Advice
  • Cross‐border M&A and Joint Venture


Global Alliance Partners (GAP) serves as an international gateway for deal flows, window to cross-border research, and platform for placement capabilities.

  • Scope and reach span strategic markets in the Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, North America, South America and Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Completed almost 790 corporate transactions in 27 countries, valued at over 88 billion USD in at least 50 sectors.
  • Executes nearly 800 billion USD worth of equity trades in more than 20 countries worldwide.
  • Manages and or advises over 18 billion USD worth of individual and institutional funds.
  • Produced 22 investment conferences hosted in 17 countries across the globe.
  • Has more or less 300 Research Analysts and 66 offices situated in 22 countries worldwide.

GAP provides clients with focused, timely, and first-hand Research to help them make the right decisions and keep them ahead of the market.

  • Produces comprehensive Research coverage that includes many of the world's emerging markets
  • Has people on the ground providing first-hand views of those markets
  • Recruits external professionals and macro-economic specialists to provide clients a global perspective
  • Has over 120 Research professionals
  • A selection of our members' Research products is aggregated on the GAP's website [CLICK HERE]

We endevour for companies, clients, and partners to build long-term ties to generate or grow wealth and strengthen domestic presence.

We bridge the gap between investment opportunities in the leading, emerging, or frontier markets, and the key sources of investment risk capital.

We are dedicated to providing our client base with local service and expertise coupled with international reach and access in private equity, corporate fundraising, stock broking, and fund management.

As an international platform for both inward and outward deal flows, cross-border research, and placement capability across different markets, we hold bi-annual investment conferences that bring together local corporate clients, professional investors, international brokers, family offices, and high-net-worth individuals from worldwide.