Management Teams

BANKEE KWAN JP

Chairman DBA(Hon), MBA, BBA, FFA, FHKSI, CPM(HK), FHKIM

Dr Kwan is responsible for devising the overall business strategy of the Group. Dr Kwan has extensive experience in corporate management, strategic planning, marketing management, financial advisory and banking. An MBA graduate from The Murdoch University of Perth, Australia and a BBA graduate from The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Dr Kwan was also conferred an Honorary Doctorate degree in Business Administration. Dr Kwan is also a fellow of the Institute of Financial Accountants, UK, the Hong Kong Securities and Investment Institute and the Hong Kong Institute of Marketing (HKIM). He is a Certified Professional Marketer (HK) of HKIM.

Dr Kwan is a firm believer in youth education and development. He is a John Harvard fellow of The Harvard University, US; a member of the Harvard University Asia Center Advisory Committee; a trustee of New Asia College of The Chinese University of Hong Kong; an honorary fellow of The Open University of Hong Kong; a member of the Court of City University of Hong Kong, an Adjunct Professor of The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong and an advisory professor and a honorary member of the Board of Trustees of Nanjing University. Dr Kwan is also an honorary advisor of several higher education institutions, including the LiPACE of The Open University of Hong Kong and the Academy of Oriental Studies of Peking University.

In addition to education, Dr Kwan is also active in serving the community. Currently, he is the deputy chairman of the Business Facilitation Advisory Committee (BFAC) and also the convenor of the Wholesale and Retail Task Force (WRTF) of BFAC; a non-executive director of the Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Authority (MPFA); a standing committee member and deputy convener (Hong Kong and Macao Members) of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), Shanghai Committee; executive vice president of Hong Kong-Shanghai Economic Development Association; a Justice of Peace (JP) of the HKSAR; a member of the Election Committee for the Fourth and the Fifth Term of the Chief Executive Election of the HKSAR; a director, honorary advisor and past chairman of the Hong Kong Retail Management Association (HKRMA); a member of the Organising Committee of the HKMA/TVB Awards for Marketing Excellence. Dr Kwan has also been a member of the Central Policy Unit of the Government of the HKSAR and an honorary advisor of the CEPA Business Opportunities Development Alliance.

In December 2009, Dr Kwan was named “Entrepreneur of the Year 2009” in the Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards as organised by Enterprise Asia, which recognised his outstanding entrepreneurial success and significant contributions to economic life and society. In April 2016, Dr Kwan was named “Man of the Year for Leadership in Asia” by IAIR, the world’s leading financial magazine. The annual IAIR Awards recognise outstanding professionals who actively promote excellences in innovation and sustainability. In August 2018, he was bestowed with the “World Outstanding Chinese Award” organised by World Chinese Business Investments Foundation, which recognised his great contribution to the global Chinese society.

JAMES LEUNG

Executive Director & Chief Executive Officer MBA, BSocSc

Mr Leung is in charge of the retail operation, management and long-term corporate planning of Pricerite. He has extensive experience in the fields of banking and retail management businesses. Mr Leung received a Master of Business Administration Degree from Heriot-Watt University, UK and a Bachelor of Social Sciences Degree from The University of Hong Kong.

LEWIS LI

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR & CFO BBus, CPA(Aus), CPA

Mr Li oversees the Group’s accounting and financial management functions. Mr Li has extensive experience in the fields of financial and accounting management. He received a Bachelor of Business Degree from Swinburne University of Technology, Australia. He is a Certified Practising Accountant of CPA Australia and a Certified Public Accountant of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

RICO LEUNG

General Manager & Head of Supply Chain Management of Pricerite & TMF

Mr Leung is in charge of the supply chain management function of Pricerite and overseeing the overall development of TMF. He has over 20 years’ experience in home furnishing industry.

BORIS TAM

GENERAL MANAGER OF iRETAIL STRATEGY & DEVELOPMENT BAS

Mr Tam is in charge of the e-commerce business of Pricerite. He has extensive experience in the field of e-commerce and information technology. Mr Tam received a Bachelor of Applied Science Degree in Computing from Swinburne University of Technology, Australia.

BANKEE KWAN JP

Chairman DBA(Hon), MBA, BBA, FFA, FHKSI, CPM(HK), FHKIM

Dr Kwan is responsible for devising the overall business strategy of the Group. Dr Kwan has extensive experience in corporate management, strategic planning, marketing management, financial advisory and banking. An MBA graduate from The Murdoch University of Perth, Australia and a BBA graduate from The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Dr Kwan was also conferred an Honorary Doctorate degree in Business Administration. Dr Kwan is also a fellow of the Institute of Financial Accountants, UK, the Hong Kong Securities and Investment Institute and the Hong Kong Institute of Marketing (HKIM). He is a Certified Professional Marketer (HK) of HKIM.

Dr Kwan is a firm believer in youth education and development. He is a John Harvard fellow of The Harvard University, US; a member of the Harvard University Asia Center Advisory Committee; a trustee of New Asia College of The Chinese University of Hong Kong; an honorary fellow of The Open University of Hong Kong; a member of the Court of City University of Hong Kong, an Adjunct Professor of The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong and an advisory professor and a honorary member of the Board of Trustees of Nanjing University. Dr Kwan is also an honorary advisor of several higher education institutions, including the LiPACE of The Open University of Hong Kong and the Academy of Oriental Studies of Peking University.

In addition to education, Dr Kwan is also active in serving the community. Currently, he is the deputy chairman of the Business Facilitation Advisory Committee (BFAC) and also the convenor of the Wholesale and Retail Task Force (WRTF) of BFAC; a non-executive director of the Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Authority (MPFA); a standing committee member and deputy convener (Hong Kong and Macao Members) of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), Shanghai Committee; executive vice president of Hong Kong-Shanghai Economic Development Association; a Justice of Peace (JP) of the HKSAR; a member of the Election Committee for the Fourth and the Fifth Term of the Chief Executive Election of the HKSAR; a director, honorary advisor and past chairman of the Hong Kong Retail Management Association (HKRMA); a member of the Organising Committee of the HKMA/TVB Awards for Marketing Excellence. Dr Kwan has also been a member of the Central Policy Unit of the Government of the HKSAR and an honorary advisor of the CEPA Business Opportunities Development Alliance.

In December 2009, Dr Kwan was named “Entrepreneur of the Year 2009” in the Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards as organised by Enterprise Asia, which recognised his outstanding entrepreneurial success and significant contributions to economic life and society. In April 2016, Dr Kwan was named “Man of the Year for Leadership in Asia” by IAIR, the world’s leading financial magazine. The annual IAIR Awards recognise outstanding professionals who actively promote excellences in innovation and sustainability. In August 2018, he was bestowed with the “World Outstanding Chinese Award” organised by World Chinese Business Investments Foundation, which recognised his great contribution to the global Chinese society.

BENSON CHAN

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR PCIE, MBA, MA, BA, FCCA, CPA, MHKSI

Mr Chan is in charge of the Group’s corporate management and business development. He has extensive experience in the fields of investment banking and corporate finance, securities and futures brokerage, asset and wealth management, auditing and accounting. Mr Chan received a Professional Certificate in Innovation and Entrepreneurship from Stanford University, a Master Degree of Business Administration from The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, a Master Degree of Arts in Psychology from The Chinese University of Hong Kong and a Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) Degree in Accountancy from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He is a fellow member of The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, a Certified Public Accountant of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and a member of the Hong Kong Securities and Investment Institute.

DEREK NG

MANAGING DIRECTOR OF CORPORATE & STRATEGIC DEVELOPMENT MBA, BA, CFPCM

Mr Ng is in charge of the Group’s digitalisation plan across all its business disciplines. Mr Ng has extensive experience in both the financial and retail sectors. Mr Ng received a Master of Business Administration Degree from Southern Illinois University Carbondale, USA and a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Ottawa University, USA. He is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERCM professional. In 2014, Mr Ng was bestowed with the “Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards 2014 — Outstanding Entrepreneurship Award”, as organised by Enterprise Asia.

LEWIS LI

CFO BBus, CPA(Aus), CPA

Mr Li oversees the Group’s accounting and financial management functions. Mr Li has extensive experience in the fields of financial and accounting management. He received a Bachelor of Business Degree from Swinburne University of Technology, Australia. He is a Certified Practising Accountant of CPA Australia and a Certified Public Accountant of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

ANGELA WONG

DIRECTOR, ADMINISTRATION EMBA, CFA

Ms Wong is in charge of the operations of CASH Algo Finance Group. Ms Wong is an Executive MBA of Tsinghua University, Beijing and is a Chartered Financial Analyst. She has extensive experience in financial services and wealth management in North America, Hong Kong and Mainland China.