WU KING SHIU, KELVIN
Chairman, Executive Director and Chief Investment Officer
Mr. Wu, joined the Board in May 2014, and was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director. Mr. Wu was appointed as the Chairman of the Company and was re-designated from Chief Executive Officer to Chief Investment Officer on 16 March 2016. Mr. Wu is a member of the Remuneration Committee and the Nomination Committee of the Board. He also acts as director of certain subsidiaries of the Group. He is a non-executive director of HMV Digital China Group Limited (Stock code: 8078). He has over 18 years of experience in the finance and investment industries. He is the co-founder and the principal partner of AID Partners Capital Limited. He is a member of the board of i-Future Teens International Foundation Limited, a registered charitable organization in Hong Kong. He was formerly the chief executive officer of Orange Sky Golden Harvest Entertainment (Holdings) Limited (Stock Code: 1132), a company listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the “Stock Exchange”), one of the leading film entertainment companies in Asia, from 2009 to 2011 and the chief executive officer of Legendary East Ltd..
Prior to founding AID Partners Capital Limited, Mr. Wu was the president of Investec Asia Limited from 2005 to 2007, where he managed its direct investment business involving energy, consumer and finance related industries. Mr. Wu also worked for other investment banks, including as managing director of China Everbright Capital Ltd., head of corporate finance for Grand Cathay Securities (Hong Kong) Limited, director of corporate finance department of Core Pacific-Yamaichi Capital Limited and held senior position in BNP Prime Peregrine Capital Limited. Besides, Mr. Wu also served as chief operating officer of Sega.com Asia Networks Limited in year 2000.
Mr. Wu received his bachelor degree majored in business administration from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He also has a post graduate diploma from Osaka University of Foreign Studies (Renamed Osaka University), Japan.
HO GILBERT CHI HANG
Executive Director, Chief Executive Officer and Compliance Officer
Mr. Ho, joined the Board in May 2014, and was appointed as the Chief Investment Officer and Executive Director of the Company. Mr. Ho was re-designated from Chief Investment Officer to Chief Executive Officer on 16 March 2016. He also acts as director of certain subsidiaries of the Group and is an Executive Director of HMV Digital China Group Limited (Stock code: 8078), a company listed on the Stock Exchange. He is the managing partner of AID Partners Capital Limited. He has extensive experience in the area of corporate management, investments, corporate finance, merger and acquisition transactions and international brand and retail management. Prior to joining AID Partners Capital Limited, he was the vice president of ITC Corporation Limited (Stock Code: 372), a company listed on the Stock Exchange, the senior investment director of New World Development Company Limited (Stock Code: 17), a company listed on the Stock Exchange, an executive director of New World Strategic Investment Limited and a partner of an international law firm Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver and Jacobson LLP.
He is a committee member of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference of Shenyang, Liaoning Province (中國人民政治協商會議遼寧省瀋陽市委員會), a Standing Committee Member of the Youth Federation of Inner Mongolia (內蒙古自治區青年聯合會) and the Vice Chairman of Inner Mongolia & Hong Kong Youth Exchange Association (蒙港青年交流促進會).
Mr. Ho holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree and a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Sydney, Australia and is a solicitor admitted in New South Wales, Australia and England and Wales and a solicitor and barrister admitted in the High Court of Australia.
Mr. Ho was a non-executive director of Renhe Commercial Holdings Company Limited (Stock Code: 1387), a non-executive director of Capital Environment Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 3989) and an independent non-executive director of Infinity Development Holdings Company Limited (Stock Code: 640) and is an independent non-executive director of Asia Allied Infrastructure Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 711), Kam Hing International Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 2307) and Hailiang International Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 2336), all of the above-mentioned companies are listed on the Stock Exchange.