Board Of Governors

Founder and Chairman of Board of Governors:

Mr. Michael Lai, BBS, M.H., J.P.
Former Chief Executive Officer, St. James Settlement, Hong Kong

  • B.Soc.Sc., Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Hong Kong
  • Chief Executive Officer, St. James Settlement, Hong Kong (1990 – 2012)
  • Executive Advisor, St. James Settlement, Hong Kong (2012 – 2014)
  • Advisor, St. James Settlement, Hong Kong (2014)
  • Executive Committee Member, Hong Kong PHAB Association, Hong Kong
  • Sustainability Advisory Committee Member, the LINK, Hong Kong
  • Former Member, Commission on Strategic Development, Central Policy Unit, Hong Kong
  • Former Member, Council for Sustainable Development, Hong Kong
  • Former Member, Social Welfare Advisory Committee, Hong Kong
  • Former Member, Elderly Commission, Hong Kong
  • Former Member, Urban Renewal Authority, Hong Kong
  • Former Member, Town Planning Board, Hong Kong
  • Former Director, Urban Renewal Authority, Hong Kong
  • Former Superintendent, SKH St. Christopher’s Children Home, Hong Kong


Vice-chairman of Board of Governors:

Mr. Albert Ip
Executive Director & Chief Executive Officer, Langham Hospitality Investments Limited

  • Council Member, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
  • Honorary Professor, Lingnan University
  • Adjunct Professor, City University of Hong Kong
  • Adjunct Professor, Hang Seng Management College
  • Adjunct Professor, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Adjunct Professor, University of Macau
  • Member, International Advisory Committee, University of Macau
  • Executive Fellow in Asia, Washington University in St. Louis
  • Research Fellow, Institute for Financial Economics, Singapore Management University
  • Non-executive Director, Eagle Asset Management (CP) Limited
  • Independent Non-executive Director, Hopewell Holdings & Hopewell Highway Infrastructure
  • Independent Non-executive Director, Lifestyle International Holdings
  • Independent Non-executive Director, Power Assets Holdings
  • Independent Non-executive Director, TOM Group



Professor Andrew C. F. Chan SBS, JP
Director, EMBA Program and College Head, Shaw College, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • Chairman of Chinese Medicine Council of Hong Kong and Process Review Committee of Hong Kong Monetary Authority
  • Director of Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited (ASTRI)
  • Committee Member of Clearing and Settlement Systems Appeals Tribunal of Hong Kong Monetary Authority
  • Member of the Chinese Medicine Development Committee
  • Appointed as a Justice of the Peace in 2005 by the Hong Kong SAR Government
  • Awarded the Silver Bauhinia Star in 2007



Professor Arthur Yeung
Philips Chair Professor, Human Resource Management, CEIBS

  • Senior Management Advisor, Tencent Group
  • President, Organization Capability Learning Association
  • Independent Board Member of Country Garden (listed in HKSE), SITC International (listed in HKSE), and Trina Solar (listed in NYSE)
  • Founding Director, CEO Learning Consortium, CEIBS
  • Founding Director, Centre of Organizational and People Excellence, CEIBS
  • Founding Director, Centre of Globalization of Chinese Firms, CEIBS
  • Founding President, Aspire Academy
  • Former Chief HR Officer, Acer Group
  • Former Chief Learning Officer, Acer Group
  • Former Regional Director (Asia-Pacific) and faculty, University Of Michigan Business School
  • Ph.D., Strategic Human Resource Management, University of Michigan, U.S.
  • M.Phil., Management, University of Hong Kong
  • B.Soc.Sc., Management, University of Hong Kong



Ms. Elizabeth Law, M.H., J.P.
Director, Law & Partners CPA Limited

  • Founding President, Association of Women Accountants (Hong Kong) Limited
  • Council Member and Past President, The Society of Chinese Accountants and Auditors
  • Convenor of Continuing Professional Development Advisory Panel, Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member of Small and Medium Practitioners Leadership Panel, Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member of the Advisory Board on Accountancy of the University, Lingnan University
  • Member, Public Libraries Advisory Committee
  • Member, Process Review Panel for the Financial Reporting Council
  • Member, Small and Medium Enterprises Committee, Trade and Industry Department
  • Member of Executive Committee, The Hong Kong Council of Social Service
  • Member of Steering Group, Caring Company Scheme, The Hong Kong Council of Social Service



Professor Jonathan Wong, M.H.
Chairman, Advisory Committee on Agriculture and Fisheries, HKSAR

  • Professor, Department of Biology, Hong Kong Baptist University
  • Chairman, Advisory Committee on Agriculture and Fisheries, HKSAR
  • Vice-Chairman, Environmental Campaign Committee, HKSAR
  • Director, Hong Kong Organic Resource Centre, Hong Kong Baptist University
  • Director, the HKBU Sino-Forest Applied Research Centre for Pearl River Delta Environment, Hong Kong Baptist University
  • Honorary President, Green Institute Hong Kong
  • Ph.D., Murdoch University, Australia
  • M. Phil., The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • B.Sc., The Chinese University of Hong Kong



Mr. Kenneth Lo
Chairman, Crystal Group, Hong Kong

  • Honorary Lifetime Members, University of Toronto, Canada
  • Chairman, Crystal Group, Hong Kong
  • Chairman, Textile and Clothing Training Board, Vocational Training Council, Hong Kong (VTC)
  • Former Member, Textile Advisory Board of Trade and Industry Department (TEXTAB), HKSAR
  • Honorary Chairman, Knitwear Innovation and Design Society
  • Honorary President and Director, Hong Kong Woollen and Synthetic Knitting Manufacturers’ Association Limited
  • Chairman, Windshield Charitable Foundation, Hong Kong



Mr. Robert Chan
Consultant, Chui and Lau Solicitors & Notaries

  • Founding Governor, Hong Kong Institute of Public Administration
  • Founding Governor, Crimson China Cultural Exchange Foundation
  • Board Director, Hong Kong Evangel Hospital
  • Consultant Professor, Beijing Jiaotong University
  • Founding Member, Hong Kong Professionals & Senior Executives Association
  • Member, Discipline Committee of China-appointed Attesting Officers Association
  • Accredited Independent Director Certificate, Shanghai Stock Exchange
  • BA, The University of Hong Kong; LLM, The University of Cambridge



Mr. Albert Oung
Founder and President, World Green Organisation

  • Founding President, Green Institute of Hong Kong
  • Founding Chairman, Hong Kong Myanmar Chamber of Commerce
  • Founder, Green Myanmar Foundation, Hong Kong
  • Founder, Glory Sky Green Fund, Hong Kong
  • Founder, Earth Buddy Foundation, Hong Kong
  • Founder & CEO, Green Inc., Hong Kong
  • Proponent, Green Hong Kong Campaign, Hong Kong
  • Founding Chairman, Hong Kong New Territories West Industries & Commerce Association
  • Founding Chairman, Green Party of Hong Kong
  • B.A., Business and Economics, University of Toronto, Canada



Mr. Stephen Wong
Head of Public Policy Institute of Our Hong Kong Foundation

  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Hong Kong University SPACE
  • Adjunct Lecturer, Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Chairman, Clean Air Network
  • Vice Chairman, Budget and Allocation Committee, the Community Chest of Hong Kong
  • Vice Chairman, Hong Kong Institute of Social Impact Analysts
  • Board member, Social Ventures Hong Kong
  • Investment committee member, Beat Drugs Fund
  • Committee member, Financial Services Development Council;
  • Committee member, Sustainable Development Council
  • Investment Committee Member, the Community Chest of Hong Kong
  • Standing Committee Member, Policy Research and Advocacy of the Hong Kong Council of Social Service
  • Joint Convener, Finance Committee of the Hong Kong Professionals and Senior Executives Association
  • Former Managing Director and member of Fixed Income Management Committee (Asia Pacific) at RBS
  • Former Executive Director of UBS (London)
  • M. A., Yale University
  • B.A. in Economics, University of Chicago, Phi Beta Kappa



Mr. Matthew Wong
Managing Partner of Messrs. Hon & Co.

  • Admission as a Solicitor in the HKSAR since 1999 up to present
  • Adjunct Professor in the Department of Real Estate and Construction of the University of Hong Kong from 2006 up to now
  • Accredited Mediator in the HKIAC, HKMAAL and Law Society of Hong Kong.
  • Associate Member of The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb)
  • Chairman of the Campus Anti-Drug Addiction Concern Group for Parents Limited, a Non-Governmental Organization exempted under s88 of the Inland Revenue Ordinance
  • Chairman of the Hong Kong Economical and Cultural Promotion and Advancement Centre Limited, a Non-Governmental Organization exempted under s88 of the Inland Revenue Ordinance
  • Vice Chairman of the Hong Kong Professional Building Inspection Academy Limited, a Non-Governmental Organization exempted under s88 of the Inland Revenue Ordinance
  • 大埔區消防安全大使名譽會長
  • Legal Consultant of Tuen Mun District Women’s Association since 2009
  • Legal Consultant of Christian Zheng Sheng College since 2007
  • Legal  Consultant  of  HKFYG  Youth  Crime  Prevention  Centre  of  the  HK Federation of Youth Groups
  • Legal Consultant of World Green Organisation (WGO)
  • Master of Arts in Language and Law (M.A.L.L.) dated 12th November 2002 awarded by the City University of Hong Kong
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Laws (P.C.L.L.) dated 11th November 1997 awarded by the University of Hong Kong
  • Bachelor of Laws (L.L.B.) dated 28th November 1996 awarded by the University of Hong Kong

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