NHG: Mary Foxworth | Certified Inclusive Sexologist

Oct 13, 2023

This is another in the regular series with Neo-Health Group in Hong Kong, which deals with issues related to sexual health and general health matters as well.  We hope it will contribute to public education about health and help viewers, both women and men, learn about prevention and treatment for the benefit of their own health.  Today we are introducing a new consultant at NHG, Mary Foxworth.

Script of Interview

Interviewee                                       Mary Foxworth (MF)

Position                                             Certified Inclusive Sexologist

Company name                                Neo-Health Group (‘Neo-Health’)

Company website                            https://www.neohealth.com.hk/

Interviewer                                       John D. Evans, CFA (JE)

Interview conducted on                  6 October 2023

Talking Points

Preamble:  Though NHG is known as being Asia’s leading sexual health specialist clinic, it also provides the full range of general health check-ups for all.  In addition, it also provides a wide range of consulting for a person’s mental well-being.  Today, we look at a new service being offered and the specialist consultant who will be managing it.

  1. Background and overview of Mary Foxworth
  2. Give us background on the certification: Certified by the American Board of Sexology
  3. An overview of the service, who is the target audience and what are the intended outcomes of the service


Benny Cao, CFA

Manager, Investment Management


Benny has worked in the financial markets of China with an emphasis on fixed income, currency and asset-liability management.  He is currently Vice President of Longly Capital, a medium-sized, Ningbo-based private fund management company. The firm’s strategies include various types of fixed income portfolio management and convertible bond portfolio management. In addition, Benny offers financial investment services to professional investors such as Fund of Funds (FoF) of securities companies, enterprise investors and high net worth (HNW) individuals.

Benny has also been active on the commercial side of the securities business managing client business development strategies, marketing programmes and roadshows and developing and delivering financial markets training programmes for small and medium-sized banks and other financial institutions.

Benny is fluent in Mandarin, English and Japanese.

Jina Zhu, CFA Institute, Investment Foundations

Manager, Corporate Relations


Since returning from graduate studies in France to China in spring of 2014, Jina has been continually working in the field of e-commerce and its applications to the financial, entertainment and automotive industries. She is a multi-functional talent and fluent in Mandarin, English and French.

Jina is SEIML’s key relationship manager between foreign clients and the Chinese administrative authorities and has held many responsibilities dealing with international companies and executives operating in China.  As a result, she manages all of the company’s Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) activities with clients

With her graduate degree in economics and completion of the Investment Foundations certificate from CFA Institute, she has the knowledge to assist foreign companies in China market research, including reviews of potential customers, suppliers or other third parties.  She is also quite savvy in the use of Chinese social media.

Jina is fluent in Mandarin, English and French.

John D. Evans, CFA

Founder & Director


John spent the first 24 years of his career in investment banking, first in Toronto, briefly in New York and then London.  He was involved in DCM, ECM and strategic investment advisory to large funds in EMEA.

In 2004 he moved into academia and designed and ran MSc programs in investment management at universities in the UK and China. He also created and managed one of the larger financial professional training organizations in Europe while at the UK university (that was a JV partner in the training firm).

In 2016, John returned to industry to work with start-ups and various platforms and eco systems to support these early and middle stage companies. Initially he pursued this venture in the Shanghai region but then moved to Hong Kong in 2024 to build SEIML’s footprint in Southeast Asia. John is also a Director of the Hong Kong Founder Institute (FI) eco system and Program Director for the FI ASEAN Fintech accelerator.