Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Chairman and Non-Executive Director

Dr. Cheng Kar Shun, Henry GBM, GBS

Dr. Cheng was appointed the Chairman and Non-executive Director of the Company in August 2015. Dr. Cheng assumes an advisory role in respect of the overall strategic planning of the Group. Dr. Cheng has substantial corporate management experiences in a wide range of industries and has been assuming management roles in various listed public companies in Hong Kong, including the Chairman and an executive director of New World Development Company Limited, NWS Holdings Limited and Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group Limited, and the Chairman and a non-executive director of i-CABLE Communications Limited. He was the Chairman and a non-executive director of New World Department Store China Limited up to his resignation on 13 May 2021 and a non-executive director of DTXS Silk Road Investment Holdings Company Limited up to his resignation on 19 March 2021, both being listed public companies in Hong Kong. Dr. Cheng is the Chairman of the Advisory Council for The Better Hong Kong Foundation. He was a Standing Committee Member of the Twelfth Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference of The People’s Republic of China. Dr. Cheng was awarded the Gold Bauhinia Star and the Grand Bauhinia Medal in 2001 and 2017 respectively by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. Dr. Cheng is the brother and brother-in-law of Mrs. Doo Cheng Sau Ha, Amy and Mr. Doo Wai Hoi, William respectively, with Mrs. Doo Cheng Sau Ha, Amy being one of the controlling shareholders of the Company. He is also the uncle of Mr. Doo William Junior Guilherme and the cousin of Mr. Poon Lock Kee, Rocky’s spouse.

Alternate Director to Dr. Cheng Kar Shun, Henry

Mr. Doo Wai Hoi, William BBS, JP

Mr. Doo was appointed as alternate director to Dr. Cheng Kar Shun, Henry in December 2021. He is the vice-chairman and non-executive director of New World Development Company Limited, a non-executive director of Lifestyle International Holdings Limited and an independent non-executive director of Shanghai Industrial Urban Development Group Limited, all being listed public companies in Hong Kong.

Mr. Doo is the chairman and director of Fungseng Prosperity Holdings Limited. He is a Justice of the Peace appointed by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, and was awarded the Bronze Bauhinia Star by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region in 2021. He is also the Honorary Consul General of the Kingdom of Morocco in Hong Kong and Macau, and a Governor of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong. He was promoted to the Officier de l’Ordre National de la Légion d’Honneur by the Republic of France in 2019. Mr. Doo is the spouse of Mrs. Doo Cheng Sau Ha, Amy, being one of the controlling shareholders of the Company. He is also the brother-in-law of Dr. Cheng Kar Shun, Henry and father of Mr. Doo William Junior Guilherme.

Executive Vice-Chairman

Mr. Lam Wai Hon, Patrick

Mr. Lam was appointed an Executive Director of the Company and a member of the Remuneration Committee of the Board in April 2016, became the Vice-Chairman of the Company in January 2017, and was redesignated as Executive Vice-Chairman of the Company in June 2022. He is on the boards of various companies within the Group, and is responsible for the overall strategic planning of the Group. Mr. Lam is currently an executive director and the Chief Executive Officer of FSE Holdings Limited, a controlling shareholder of the Company. He was a non-executive director of NWS Holdings Limited, a listed public company in Hong Kong, up to his retirement on 25 November 2020 when he was appointed as the alternate director to Mr. Doo William Junior Guilherme, a non-executive director of NWS Holdings Limited. Mr. Lam is a Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, and a Member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario, Canada. He is Acting Chairman of the Asia Advisory Board of the Ivey Business School, Western University, Canada, a founding director of the University of Edinburgh Hong Kong Foundation, and a Member of the Hong Kong Essex Global Leader Network, University of Essex. As well, Mr. Lam is a Governor of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong. In 2021, he was made a Chevalier of the Order of National Merit of France in recognition of his contribution to France.

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director

Mr. Poon Lock Kee, Rocky

Mr. Poon joined the Group in February 1989 and is the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of the Company, and a member of each of the Nomination Committee and the Remuneration Committee of the Board. He also sits on the boards of various companies within the Group. He is primarily responsible for overseeing daily operational management and business performance of the Group and leading our E&M engineering business units in Hong Kong, Macau and the PRC. Mr. Poon is a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, a Chartered Engineer of the Engineering Council in the United Kingdom, and a fellow of both the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers in the United Kingdom and the Hong Kong Institute of Engineers. Mr. Poon was awarded the Medal of Merit — Professions by the Macau Government in September 2019. He is also the President of the Macau Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration Chamber of Commerce, Past President of the Hong Kong E&M Contractors’ Association Limited, appointed Council Member of Construction Industry Council and the 10th Council — Vice President of Macau Construction Association. Mr. Poon is a Council President of the Hong Kong Federation of Electrical & Mechanical Contractors Limited, a committee member of the Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference in Shaoguan City and the Hubei Province of the PRC, a Deputy Chairman of the Shaoguan Overseas Friendship Association (Hong Kong & Macau Region)(韶關海外聯誼會理事會(港澳))a member of the Trust Committee of the Henry Fok Foundation(澳門霍英東基金會信託委員會), and a director of Macau Urban Renewal Limited. Mr. Poon is the cousin-in-law of Dr. Cheng Kar Shun, Henry and Mrs. Doo Cheng Sau Ha, Amy, with Mrs. Doo Cheng Sau Ha, Amy being one of the controlling shareholders of the Company.

Executive Directors

Mr. Doo William Junior Guilherme JP

Mr. Doo Junior joined the Group in June 2014 and is an Executive Director of the Company and a member of the Nomination Committee of the Board. He also sits on the boards of various companies within the Group, and is primarily responsible for the overall strategic planning, overseeing business development and major management decisions for the Group. Mr. Doo Junior is also an executive director and Deputy Chief Executive Officer of FSE Holdings Limited, a controlling shareholder of the Company. Mr. Doo Junior is a solicitor admitted in Hong Kong and is currently a non-practising solicitor in England and Wales. Mr. Doo Junior is a Standing Committee Member of the Thirteenth Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference in Beijing of the PRC. He was appointed a Justice of Peace by the Chief Executive of Hong Kong in July 2018. Prior to joining the Group, Mr. Doo Junior had legal practice experience in one of the largest global law firms specialising in finance and corporate transactions. Mr. Doo Junior is also a non-executive director of NWS Holdings Limited and an independent non-executive director of The Bank of East Asia, Limited, both being listed public companies in Hong Kong. He was an independent non-executive director of The Bank of East Asia (China) Limited up to his resignation on 1 September 2020. Mr. Doo Junior is the son of Mr. Doo Wai Hoi, William and Mrs. Doo Cheng Sau Ha, Amy, with Mrs. Doo Cheng Sau Ha, Amy being one of the controlling shareholders of the Company. Mr. Doo Junior is also the nephew of Dr. Cheng Kar Shun, Henry and his mother is the cousin of Mr. Poon Lock Kee, Rocky’s spouse.

Mr. Lee Kwok Bong

Mr. Lee joined the Group in July 2010 and is an Executive Director of the Company and a member of the Sustainability Committee of the Board. He is also on the boards of various companies within the Group. Mr. Lee is primarily responsible for the overall financial management of the Group. He has been the Chief Financial Officer of FSE Holdings Limited, a controlling shareholder of the Company, since August 2010.

Mr. Lee holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration in Accounting, a Master of Science degree in Finance and a Bachelor’s degree in Chinese Legal System. He is an associate member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, a member and a Chartered Global Management Accountant of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Mr. Lee has more than 25 years of experience in auditing, financial management, accounting and corporate governance in Hong Kong and the PRC.

Mr. Soon Kweong Wah

Mr. Soon joined the Group in May 1983 and is an Executive Director, Chairman of the Risk Management Committee and a member of the Sustainability Committee of the Board. Mr. Soon also sits on the boards of various companies within the Group, and is primarily responsible for the overall operational management and business performance control of the Group’s E&M engineering installation business in Hong Kong, as well as directing the research and analysis on the business opportunities and assessing potential markets and projects for this business unit.

Mr. Soon holds a Bachelor’s degree in engineering and a Master’s degree in engineering from the University of Hong Kong. He also holds a Master’s degree in finance from The City University of Hong Kong and an Executive Master of Business Administration degree in management from the Richard Ivey School of Business (Asia) (now known as lvey Business School), the University of Western Ontario (also known as Western University) in Canada. Mr. Soon has over 35 years of experience in the building services sector and installation of construction industries, and has handled various renowned engineering and construction projects of the Group in Hong Kong, Macau and the PRC.

Mr. Soon is an active member of various academic institutions and external associations. He is now a director and a Council Member of the Hong Kong Federation of Electrical and Mechanical Contractors Limited and a Council Member of the Hong Kong E&M Contractors’ Association Limited. He is a chartered engineer of the Engineering Council in the United Kingdom, a registered professional engineer in building services and electrical engineering of the Hong Kong Engineers Registration Board, and a fellow member of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers, where he also served as the appointed member of its Building Services Discipline Advisory Panel from 2011 to 2017. Mr. Soon was the Chairman of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (Hong Kong Branch) from 2007 to 2008 and is now a fellow member of the institution.

Mr. Wong Shu Hung

Mr. Wong joined the Group in October 1986 and was appointed as an Executive Director of the Company in December 2017. He is on the boards of certain subsidiaries of the Group. Mr. Wong is mainly responsible for the operation and management of the Group’s E&M engineering projects, and supervision of contracts managers, project managers and engineers. Mr. Wong obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan and a Master of Science Degree in Heat Transfer Engineering from the Imperial College of Science and Technology, U.K. He has over 40 years’ experience in the E&M engineering business in Hong Kong.

Dr. Cheng Chun Fai

Dr. Cheng joined the Group in April 2018 and was appointed as an Executive Director of the Company and the Chairman of the Sustainability Committee of the Board in January 2021 and February 2022 respectively, and is primarily responsible for business development and operation of the Group. He is also a director of certain subsidiaries of the Company and Director of Operations and Corporate Development in FSE Holdings Limited, a controlling shareholder of the Company. Dr. Cheng obtained a Master of Business Administration from the University of South Australia in 2008, a Master of Laws in Chinese Business Law from the Open University of Hong Kong in 2010 and a Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration from the Bulacan State University in 2012. He has over 20 years’ experience in operational management in different industries. He is also the chairman of the Executive Committee of The Council of Hong Kong Professional Associations Limited and a member of the executive committee and vice chairperson of the committee on social enterprise and employment of The Hong Kong Society for Rehabilitation.

Independent Non-Executive Directors

Mr. Kwong Che Keung, Gordon

Mr. Kwong was appointed an Independent Non-executive Director of the Company and the Chairman of the Audit Committee of the Board in November 2015. Mr. Kwong is also an independent non-executive director of a number of listed public companies in Hong Kong, including Agile Group Holdings Limited, Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group Limited, COSCO SHIPPING International (Hong Kong) Co., Ltd., Henderson Investment Limited, Henderson Land Development Company Limited and NWS Holdings Limited. He is also an independent non-executive director of Piraeus Port Authority S.A., a listed public company in Athens, Greece. He was an independent non-executive director of China Power International Development Limited (up to his retirement on 3 June 2021) and Global Digital Creations Holdings Limited (up to his retirement on 22 May 2020), both being listed public companies in Hong Kong. Mr. Kwong graduated with a Bachelor of Social Science degree from the University of Hong Kong in 1972 and was qualified as a Chartered Accountant in the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He was a partner of Price Waterhouse (now known as PricewaterhouseCoopers) from 1984 to 1998 and an independent member of the Council of the Stock Exchange from 1992 to 1997, during which he had acted as the convener of both the Compliance Committee and the Listing Committee of the Stock Exchange. Mr. Kwong is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Mr. Hui Chiu Chung, Stephen JP

Mr. Hui was appointed an Independent Non-executive Director of the Company, and the Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and a member of each of the Audit Committee and the Nomination Committee of the Board in November 2015. Mr. Hui has 50 years of experience in the securities and investment industry. He had for years been serving as a member and Second Vice-chairman of Council of the Stock Exchange, a member of the Advisory Committee of the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission, a director of the Hong Kong Securities Clearing Company Limited, a member of the Listing Committee of the Stock Exchange, an appointed member of the Securities and Futures Appeal Tribunal, a member of Standing Committee on Company Law Reform, a member of the Committee on Real Estate Investment Trusts of the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission, an appointed member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants Investigation Panel A and also a government appointed independent non-executive director of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited. He was also an appointed member of Zhuhai Municipal Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference from 2006 to 2017. Mr. Hui is a member of Hengqin New Area Development Advisory Committee, and Hong Kong and Macao Legal Issues Expert Group of The Administrative Committee of Hengqin New Area, Zhuhai. Mr. Hui is also an independent non-executive director of a number of listed public companies in Hong Kong, including Agile Group Holdings Limited, China South City Holdings Limited, Gemdale Properties and Investment Corporation Limited, Lifestyle International Holdings Limited and SINOPEC Engineering (Group) Co., Ltd. He is also a non-executive director of Luk Fook Holdings (International) Limited, also a listed public company in Hong Kong. Mr. Hui was appointed as an independent non-executive director of HK Acquisition Corporation, a Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC), on 18 May 2022. Mr. Hui was an independent non-executive director of Zhuhai Holdings Investment Group Limited, a listed public company in Hong Kong until its listing was withdrawn on 18 June 2021, up to his resignation on 6 September 2021. Mr. Hui is a fellow of The Hong Kong Institute of Directors and a senior fellow of the Hong Kong Securities and Investment Institute.

Mr. Lee Kwan Hung, Eddie

Mr. Lee was appointed an Independent Non-executive Director of the Company, and the Chairman of the Nomination Committee and a member of each of the Audit Committee and the Remuneration Committee of the Board in November 2015. He is also a member of the Sustainability Committee of the Board. Mr. Lee is also an independent nonexecutive director of a number of listed public companies in Hong Kong, including Embry Holdings Limited, NetDragon Websoft Holdings Limited, Newton Resources Ltd, Red Star Macalline Group Corporation Ltd., Ten Pao Group Holdings Limited and Tenfu (Cayman) Holdings Company Limited. He was an independent non-executive director of Glory Sun Financial Group Limited (up to his resignation on 17 July 2022), China BlueChemical Ltd. (up to his resignation on 27 May 2021) and Landsea Green Properties Co., Ltd. (up to his retirement on 19 June 2020), all being listed public companies in Hong Kong. He obtained a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) degree from the University of Hong Kong in 1988 and was admitted as a solicitor in Hong Kong in 1991 and in the United Kingdom in 1997. He was a partner of Woo, Kwan, Lee & Lo and is currently a consultant of Howse Williams. Mr. Lee was successively a manager and a senior manager of the Listing Division of the Stock Exchange from December 1992 to April 1994.

Dr. Tong Yuk Lun, Paul

Dr. Tong was appointed an Independent Non-executive Director of the Company and a member of each of the Audit Committee, the Remuneration Committee and the Nomination Committee of the Board in April 2016. He is also a member of the Sustainability Committee of the Board. Dr. Tong holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering and a Master of Science degree in Engineering from the University of Hong Kong, and a Doctor of Philosophy degree from the Victoria University of Manchester. Dr. Tong is a member of the Institute of Civil Engineers, London and the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers, and has solid and extensive experience in the construction industry.