Mr Wang Guozhen (“Mr Wang”) joined the Group as an Executive Director and Vice Chairman on 3 September 2018. Mr Wang holds an executive master’s degree in business administration with Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business. He joined the Ministry of Finance of the People’s Republic of China in 1982 and has served as heads of various departments. He held various positions such as the general manager of Debao Hotel operated by the Ministry of Finance, the deputy general manager of Debao Industrial Corporation and the deputy officer of Bureaucratic Service Center of the Ministry of Finance. He was also officer of General Office and Bureaucratic Service Center of National Council for Social Security Fund, the standing member of council of Beijing Charity Association and the member of 11th and 12th Beijing Municipal Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference.
Ir Dr Joseph CHOI Kin Hung (“Ir Dr Choi”) is an Executive Director and the Chief Executive Officer of the Company. He is a member of each of the Executive Committee, the Nomination Committee and the Remuneration Committee. He is also a director of certain subsidiaries of the Company.
Ir Dr Choi is a fellow member of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (“HKIE”). He is an Executive member, Council member and Chairman of the Planning Committee of HKIE for session 2017/2018, the vice chairman of Council of China’s Foreign Trade of the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade, and a fellow and a council member of the Hong Kong Institution of Highways and Transportation. He has also been a member of the Infrastructure Development Advisory Committee of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council since 1 April 2016.
Ir Dr Choi is a member of the Institution of Civil Engineers of the UK, a chartered engineer of the UK, a registered professional engineer of Hong Kong and a member of the Departmental Advisory Committee for the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Ir Dr Choi joined the Group in August 2009 as Assistant Managing Director and has been subsequently promoted to his current positions. He has over 45 years of multidimensional and multifunctional experience in construction industry across contracting and client organisations in Hong Kong, Chinese Mainland, Taiwan, Macau and overseas. Before joining the Group, he was the general manager of the Kowloon Canton Railway Corporation and MTR Corporation Limited, responsible for the design and construction of various new railway lines.
Ir Dr Choi graduated from the Aston University, United Kingdom with a degree of Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. On 18 July 2017, he was awarded the Degree of Honorary Doctorate of Science from the Aston University.
Mr Wilfred WU Shek Chun (“Mr Wu”) is an Executive Director and the Chief Risk Officer of the Company. He is also a member of the Executive Committee and a director of a number of subsidiaries of the Company. Mr Wu joined the Group in July 2014 as the Associate Director of Corporate Finance, and has been promoted to his current position in June 2015, responsible for all merger and acquisition projects from due diligence, negotiation of purchase agreement, handling regulatory approvals and financial sourcing to the smooth operation after merger or acquisition of the projects.
Mr Wu has more than 20 years of experience in financial reporting, investment proposal appraisal, financial due diligence, insolvency, litigation support and forensic accounting with major corporations and consultancy firms.
Mr Wu was conferred a Bachelor of Business Administration and Master of Arts in Comparative and Public History from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and a Master of Business Administration from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. He is a fellow member of Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountant. Mr Wu also serves as a council member of the Construction Industry Council and an appeal board panel member of the Urban Renewal Authority.
Mr Eric Todd (“Mr Todd”) joined the Group in 9 March 2017 as an Executive Director of the Company. He is also a member of the Executive Committee.
Mr Todd possesses extensive professional experience in auditing, financial management and investment. Mr Todd holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from Boston University in the United States. He was a certified public accountant in the State of California, the United States from 1989 to 2010.
Mr Todd started his career with the Hong Kong office of KPMG (formerly known as KPMG Peat Marwick) and subsequently joined the Standard Chartered Bank Group. Prior to joining the Company, he had been a business consultant and also served as finance director for several companies engaged in the media and investment industry. Mr Todd has been appointed as a non-executive director of Leyou Technologies Holdings Limited (a company listed on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the "Stock Exchange’’), Stock Code: 1089) since July 2015, an independent non-executive director of Ngai Shun Holdings Limited (a company listed on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange, Stock Code: 1246) since July 2016, and as the chairman and an executive director of Kong Shum Union Property Management (Holding) Limited (a company listed on the GEM Board of the Stock Exchange, Stock Code: 8181) since August 2016.
Ir Paul LEE Kai Hung (“Ir Lee”) is the Managing Director of each of Hsin Chong Construction Company Limited (“HCC”), Hsin Chong Construction (Asia) Limited (“HCA”) and HCCG Building and Civil Engineering (Macau) Limited. He is also a director of certain subsidiaries of the Company. Ir Lee was appointed as the Deputy Managing Director of HCC in July 2015 and has been promoted to his current position in HCC in October 2015.
Ir Lee is responsible for the management of the construction and related businesses within the Group. Ir Lee joined the Group in 2010 and has more than 37 years of experience in civil engineering and building construction.
Ir Lee is a registered professional engineer. He is also a fellow of The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers. Prior to joining the Group, he was a senior executive with a leading Hong Kong contractor.
Mr Thomas PANG Pui Yin (“Mr Pang”) is Chief Operating Officer of the Company. Mr. Pang is primarily responsible for overseeing the operations of the Company. Mr Pang possesses over 30 years of experience in the areas of capital markets, accounting & finance, and corporate management covering a number of industrial sectors such as real estate investment and management, oil and gas, financial advisory, investment management and securities market regulation. Before joining the Group, Mr PANG held senior positions including Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer of a real estate investment fund as well as a number of Hong Kong listed companies.
Mr Pang qualified as a Chartered Accountant in England and Wales in 1988 while working in the London office of a big 4 accounting firm. He is a member of Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants with exposure in the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, the Mainland of China and Dubai. Mr Pang graduated from the University of Oxford, England with a Master’s degree and also obtained a Master’s degree from the International School of Advanced Studies, University of Trieste, Italy.