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18 April 2013


Six HKBU Foundation members featured on Forbes Chinese Rich List
15 April 2013

Six HKBU Foundation members made an appearance on the 2013 list of the richest Chinese people published by Forbes:

  • Dr. the Hon. Lee Shau Kee, GBM, Chairman of Lee Shau Kee Foundation Limited, Honorary Permanent President (ranked 2nd)
  • Dr. Lo H.S. Vincent, GBS, JP, Honorary Permanent President (ranked 67th)
  • Dr. William K. Fung, SBS, JP, Director, and Dr. the Hon. Victor K. Fung, GBM, GBS, Chairman of Victor and William Fung Foundation Limited, Honorary President (ranked 70th and 82nd respectively)
  • Mr. Zhu Gong Shan, Executive Director, Chairman and CEO of GCL-Poly Energy Holdings Limited, Honorary President (ranked 124th)
  • Dr. Albert Yeung, Chairman of Emperor Foundation Limited, Senior Member (ranked 172nd)

Ms. Chan Oi Ching appointed Member of Textiles Advisory Board
15 April 2013
Ms. Chan Oi Ching, Sponsoring Member of the HKBU Foundation, was appointed Member of the Textiles Advisory Board for a term of one year with effect from 1 April 2013. She is currently Chairman of Hong Kong General Chamber of Textiles Limited and Chief Executive Officer of Glorious Holdings Limited.


Mr. Wilfred Wong re-appointed Vice Chairman of Hong Kong Film Development Council
12 April 2013
Mr. Wilfred Y.W. Wong, SBS, JP, Chairman of the HKBU Foundation, was re-appointed as Vice Chairman of the Hong Kong Film Development Council. The appointment will take effect from 1 April 2013 for a term of two years. He is currently Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Hsin Chong Construction Group Limited.



Mr. Merle Hinrich delivered talk for International Media Salon
10 April 2013

Mr. Merle Hinrich, founder of Hinrich Foundation Limited, Honorary Permanent President of the HKBU Foundation, and Executive Chairman of Global Sources Limited, delivered a talk on "Education, Leadership and Career Development" for the International Media Salon organised by the Department of Journalism on 10 April 2013. In the talk, Mr. Hinrich shared his views on successful leadership and career development with students. Among the traits that come with leadership, he stressed the importance of communication skills – from presenting data to understanding the audiences of a business. The talk was well received by students who raised numerous questions and received inspiring answers from Mr. Hinrich. Mrs. Lily Chan, Director of University Advancement, also attended the talk.


Mr. Merle Hinrich, Mrs. Lily Chan (third from right) and students posed for a group photo


Mr. Stanley Lau and Mr. Irons Sze appointed Employer Representatives of Standard Working Hours Committee
9 April 2013

Mr. Stanley C.H. Lau, BBS, MH, JP and Mr. Irons W.W. Sze, JP, Members of the Entrepreneur Committee of the HKBU Foundation, were appointed as Employer Representatives of the Standard Working Hours Committee. The appointment will take effect from 9 April 2013 for a term of three years. Mr. Lau is currently Managing Director of Renley Watch Manufacturing Company Limited while Mr. Sze is currently Executive Director of Hang Tung Resources Holding Limited.


Dr. Moses Cheng appointed Chair of Committee on Free Kindergarten Education and re-appointed Chairman of Education Commission
8 April 2013

Dr. Moses M.C. Cheng, GBS, OBE, JP, Member of the Board of Governors of the HKBU Foundation, was appointed as Chair of the Committee on Free Kindergarten Education. The appointment will take effect from 8 April 2013 for a term of two years.

Dr. Cheng was also re-appointed as Chairman of the Education Commission for a term of two years with effect from 1 May 2013. He is currently Senior Partner of P.C. Woo & Co.


(From left) Ir Dr. K.K. Wong, Prof. Albert Chan and Mr. Ivan Wong

Ir Dr. K.K. Wong hosted hundredth day banquet for his grandson
23 March 2013

Ir Dr. K.K. Wong, SBS, JP, Vice-Chairman of the Board of Governors, Co-Chairman of the Entrepreneur Committee and Honorary Permanent President of the HKBU Foundation, recently hosted a banquet in celebration of the hundredth day of his first grandson. The banquet was well attended by distinguished guests, including Mr. William W.C. Leung, BBS, JP, Treasurer of the Board of Governors, Chairman of the Alumni Committee and Honorary President of the HKBU Foundation; Professor Albert S.C. Chan, JP, President and Vice-Chancellor; Professor Rick Wong, Vice-President (Research and Development); Professor Frank Fu, MH, JP, Associate Vice-President and Secretary-General of the HKBU Foundation; and Mrs. Lily Chan, Director of University Advancement.



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