Leadership

Mr. Calvin Choi

Founder and Chairman

Mr. Calvin Choi is the Chairman and CEO of AMTD Group and Founder and Chairman of AMTD Foundation. He is also appointed by the HKSAR Government to join the Cyberport Advisory Panel and the HKSAR Prisoners’ Education Trust Fund Investment Advisory Committee. In addition, Mr. Choi has been appointed as the Vice Chairman of the Greater Bay Area Homeland Youth Community Foundation, Board Director of OneChild Network & Support, Honorary President of the Hong Kong Army Cadets Association, Vice President of Hong Kong Federation of Professions, and the Executive Vice Chairman of the Hong Kong Youth Activities Committee.

Mr. Calvin Choi is the Non-Executive Director of Bank of Qingdao (3866.HK, 002948.SZ) and the Director of ASEAN Financial Innovation Network (AFIN), a regional Fintech platform co-sponsored by the Monetary Authority of Singapore, the World Bank and the ASEAN Banking Association. Moreover, Mr. Choi is the Founder and Chairman of the Regional Banks+ Strategic Cooperation Alliance and Greater Bay Young Entrepreneurs Association.

Mr. Calvin Choi was selected as the 2017 Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum for his rich experience in financial services and achievements in Fintech. Mr. Choi was also awarded 2019 Asia Fintech Leader by the Singapore FinTech Association and 2016 Global Fintech Finance 35 by Institutional Investor.

Prior to leading AMTD Group, Mr. Calvin Choi was the Managing Director in the Investment Banking Division and a member of the Global Family Office Committee of UBS AG in Asia. Prior to that, Mr. Choi was the Former China Chief Specialist, headed the Strategic Alliance unit under the Corporate and Investment Banking Division of Citigroup.

Dr. Timothy W. Tong, BBS, JP

CEO

Dr. Timothy W. Tong, PhD, BBS, JP, is the CEO of AMTD Foundation, and the Chairman of the Hong Kong Laureate Forum, which is an organisation formed by distinguished personalities and academics of Hong Kong, with the full support of the Hong Kong Government, with a mission to connect the current and next generations of leaders in scientific pursuit, and to promote understanding and interests of the young generation in Hong Kong and around the world in various disciplines in science and technology.

Dr. Tong is an internationally renowned expert in Heat Transfer research. He used to serve as the President of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University from 2009 to 2018. He was also former Dean of the School of Engineering and Applied Science at the George Washington University, former Chairman of the Steering Committee of the Pilot Green Transport Fund of the Environmental Protection Department, a Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, and a Fellow and former President of the Hong Kong Academy of Engineering Sciences.

Dr. Tong currently serves as an Independent Non-executive Director of Airstar Bank, which is one of the eight virtual banks in Hong Kong co-founded by AMTD Group and Xiaomi Corporation; an Independent Non-executive Director of Xiaomi Corporation (1810.HK); an Independent Non-executive Director of Gold Peak Industries (Holdings) Limited (40.HK); and a Non-executive Director of Freetech Road Recycling Technology (Holdings) Limited (6888.HK).

Dr. Tong has been a member of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference since 2012 and a Justice of the Peace in Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, the PRC.

Mr. Marcellus Wong

Director

Mr. Marcellus Wong is the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Group and a Group Managing Director. Mr. Wong joined PricewaterhouseCoopers in February 1990 and lastly served as a partner and compliance leader in the China and Hong Kong office as well as the risk and quality leader for the tax practice in the Asia-Pacific region prior to his retirement in June 2012. He has been consistently named as one of the World’s Leading Tax Advisers in Hong Kong and the PRC by Euromoney between 1999 and 2012. Mr. Wong is the Chairman of Advisory Board of the Taxation Institute of Hong Kong and was previously the President from 1996 to 1999. He is the Honorary Adviser - Greater China of CPA Australia and was previously the President of CPA Australia – Hong Kong China Division for the year 2004/2005. He has been nominated as a member of the Joint Liaison Committee on Taxation which advises Hong Kong Government on tax issues since November 2001.

Mr. Sin Yat-kin

SBS, CSDSM
Director
  • Chief of Staff of AMTD Group
  • Former Commissioner of Correctional Services
  • Deputy Manager of the campaign office of Carrie Lam