Ir Joseph CHOI Kin Hung (“Ir Choi”) is an Executive Director and the Co-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 Choi is also an Executive Director and the Chairman of Synergis Holdings Limited (“Synergis”). Synergis is a non-wholly owned subsidiary of the Company, whose shares are listed on the main board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the “Stock Exchange”). He is also a director of certain subsidiaries of Synergis.
Ir Choi is a fellow and the President of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (“HKIE”). He is an ex-officio member of the Administration Board of HKIE for Session 2016/2017, 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 is also a member of the Infrastructure Development Advisory Committee of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council since 1 April 2016.
Ir 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, a director of Engineering Forum Limited, and a member of the Departmental Advisory Committee for the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Ir 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 multi-dimensional and multi-functional 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 Choi graduated from the University of Aston in Birmingham, United Kingdom with a degree of Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering.
Mr. ZHOU Wei (“Mr. Zhou”) is an Executive Director and the Chief Strategic 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. Zhou obtained a degree from the School of Public Finance of Liaoning Institute of Finance & Economics (currently known as “Dongbei University of Finance & Economics”) in 1978.
Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Zhou served as a Senior Accountant in the Government Offices Administration of the State Council（國務院機關事務管理局）. Mr. Zhou previously occupied senior management positions in various private companies and was responsible for overseeing financial and overall management of those companies.
Mr. Zhou possesses extensive experience in finance and corporate management in Hong Kong and China with prominent business relationships.
He was one of the vendors in the sale of the New Times Plaza to the Company as disclosed in the circular of the Company of 30 May 2013.
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 (“Mr. LEE”) is the Managing Director of Hsin Chong Construction Company Limited (“HCC”) and the Managing Director of HCCG Building and Civil Engineering (Macau) Limited. He is also a director of Hsin Chong Construction (Asia) Limited and certain subsidiaries of the Company. Ir. LEE was appointed as the Deputy Managing Director of HCC in July 2015 and was promoted to his current positions in HCC in October 2015.
Ir. LEE is responsible for the management of the Building Division as well as Hengqin and other overseas businesses, besides overseeing Hong Kong Civil Division; Macau Civil and Building Construction Business; Group Health, Safety, Environment and Quality Department and Plant Department. He joined the Group in 2010 and has more than 35 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. ZHANG Xuejun (“Mr. Zhang”), Co-Chief Executive Officer, graduated from Capital Normal University (formerly known as Beijing Normal College) and obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Philosophy. He also completed an on-job postgraduate course at Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. Subsequently, he obtained an Executive Master’s degree in Business Administration from Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business in 2006.
Mr. ZHANG taught at School of English and School of Political Science and Law in Beijing Normal College. Subsequently, he successively assumed the deputy office head of Municipal Party Committee of Youth League in Beijing（北京團市委）, secretary of the Committee of Youth League in Chaoyang District in Beijing（北京市朝陽區團委）, director and secretary of Party Work Committee（黨工委書記）of Heping Subdistrict Office in Chaoyang District in Beijing（北京市朝陽區和平街街道辦事處）. Since 2000, he has served in Central Committee of Chinese Communist Youth League （共青團中央）. He successively assumed the deputy director of Chinese Young Pioneers Business Development Center（團中央中國少先隊事業發展中心副主任）, deputy director of the Central Juvenile Department（團中央少年部）and Central Propaganda Department（團中央宣傳部）, director of Central Juvenile Department（團中央少年部）of the Chinese Communist Youth League, deputy director of National Committee of Chinese Young Pioneers（全國少工委副主任）and the member of 16th Central Standing Committee of the Chinese Communist Youth League (16屆團中央常委）.
Mr. ZHANG served as a deputy secretary (department level) at Municipal Party Committee of Jiujiang in Jiangxi Province from 2008 to 2011; and a Party secretary and director at Foreign Affairs Office in Jiangxi Province（江西省外事僑務辦公室）from 2011 to 2014. He has served as a Party member and the Secretary General of Chinese Western Returned Scholars Association（歐美同學會）since February 2014.
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.
Ms. WONG May Kay (“Ms. Wong”) is the Vice President of Business Relations of the Group. She joined the Group in February 2016 and is responsible for leading the Business Relations and Corporate Communications team to develop and drive strategies for enhancing the corporate image of the Group while building positive relations with different stakeholders in and outside of Hong Kong to support the Group’s business expansion strategy.
Ms. Wong is an all rounded communications and relationship management professional of 30 years. Graduating from Canada’s premier journalism school at Carleton University in Ottawa, Ontario, Ms. Wong spent more than 13 years as a television journalist covering domestic and world news before becoming a corporate communications specialist with particular expertise in communications strategy development and crisis communications. She has led the communications function for other Hong Kong listed companies including MTR Corporation Limited.