Mr HONGCHOY has been an Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer since 2009 and 2010 respectively, and a member of the Nomination Committee and the Finance and Investment Committee of the Manager. He is also a director of The Link Holdings Limited, Link Properties Limited, The Link Finance Limited and all other subsidiaries of Link.
He is Chairman of the Supervisory Committee of the Tracker Fund of Hong Kong (a Hong Kong unit trust authorised under section 104(1) of the Securities and Futures Ordinance whose units are listed on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited), a member of the Asia Executive Board of The Wharton School, a governor of the World Economic Forum’s Infrastructure and Urban Development Community, a trustee of the Urban Land Institute and an advisor of Our Hong Kong Foundation Limited.
Mr HONGCHOY began his career with Arthur Young (now EY) in New Zealand and has since moved into senior management positions in financial consulting, investment bank and real estate investment. He was previously Managing Director of Investment Banking at JP Morgan and N.M. Rothschild & Sons and, immediately prior to joining Link, Managing Director and Head of DBS Asia Capital Limited.
He was named the Country Winner of Hong Kong / Macau Region in the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 China Award, Business Person of the Year by DHL/SCMP Hong Kong Business Awards in 2015, and was also presented with the Asian Corporate Director Award by Corporate Governance Asia in 2013-2016, the Director of the Year Award (Listed Companies – Executive Directors) by The Hong Kong Institute of Directors and the Outstanding Entrepreneurship Award by Enterprise Asia in 2011.
Mr HONGCHOY holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Canterbury and an MBA degree from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He is a Chartered Accountant, a Senior Fellow and a member of the Corporate Advisory Council of the Hong Kong Securities and Investment Institute, a Fellow and Council Member of The Hong Kong Institute of Directors, and a Fellow member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, and the Institute of Shopping Centre Management.