Board of Directors

Executive Director

  • Mr. Teng Wei (Chairman)

    Mr. Teng Wei

    Mr. Teng is also the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company. He graduated from Shanghai Jiaotong University with a bachelor's degree in 1989 and has more than 28 years of experience in securities, insurance, asset management, non-performing asset investment and corporate management. In 2016, Mr. Teng took part in the preparation of the Hong Kong-licensed company Hong Kong Bridge Investments Limited, and served as the company's responsible officer holding type 4 & type 9 licences. From 2013 to 2015, Mr. Teng served as president of a small Canadian oil company. From 2007 to 2013, Mr. Teng worked for Pacific Asset Management Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of China Pacific Insurance (Group) Co., Ltd. (stock codes: SH601601, HK02601), as the chief investment officer of securities investment and responsible for the capital market investment business of Pacific Insurance Group, including domestic and overseas equity investment, fund investment, fixed income investment, investment research and all other capital market operations, as well as insurance portfolio management services, etc. During the period he was also responsible for the preparation of the establishment of CPIC Investment Management (HK) Co., Ltd., as the chief executive and responsible officer holding type 4 & type 9 licences. Dubbed as the first generation of securities practitioners since China's reform and opening up, Mr. Teng worked in Shanghai Wanguo Securities Co., Ltd. and had held several senior positions in the 1990's.

  • Mr. Gong Qingli (Chief Executive Officer)

    Mr. Gong Qingli

    Mr. Gong is also the Chief Executive Officer of the Group. He obtained his accounting qualification from Shanghai Lixin Accounting College (立信會計專科學校) in 1989. Mr. Gong is a member of the Chinese Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Mr. Gong had over 27 years of experience in accounting, business advisory and risk management services, including some with an international accounting firm. Mr. Gong was an executive director of HongDa Financial Holding Limited (Stock Code: 1822), a 14% indirect shareholder of Well Up (Hong Kong) Limited, which holds 58% of the share capital of the Company. He was an executive director of Fufeng Group Limited (Stock Code: 546), a company listed on the main board of the Stock Exchange, from 2007 to 2011.

  • Mr. Cheung Kam Fai

    Mr. Cheung Kam Fai

    Mr. Cheung was the managing director of a finance company’s China subsidiary before joining the Company, responsible for promoting the company’s business in China. He has over 17 years of experience in the securities sector and has established extensive networks in the field.

  • Mr. Lin Hongqiao

    Mr. Lin Hongqiao

    Mr. Lin obtained his Bachelor of Finance from the Shanghai University of Finance and Economics in July 1988, the Master of Economics from Fudan University in January 1997 and the securities practice qualification from China Securities Association of China in February 2008. Mr. Lin was a director of the business department of Orient Securities Company Limited (stock code: 3958), an integrated securities company whose shares are listed on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange, from June 2006 to April 2017. Since January 2017 he has been a director of King Focus International Limited and its wholly owned subsidiary Well Up (Hong Kong) Limited, which holds 58% of the share capital of the Company.

Non-Executive Director

  • Ms. Tao Yanyan (Chairman)

    Ms. Tao Yanyan

    Ms. Tao is also the Vice-Chairman of the Board. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Management Economics from the School of Economics, Beijing Normal University, and Master’s degree in Economics from the School of Finance, Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. Ms. Tao has more than 16 years of experience in various positions. From July 2001 to September 2014, she worked with the “Banker” magazine and was its vice president before her departure. From September 2014 to July 2015, Ms. Tao was the deputy general manager of the strategic planning department of Hangzhou Bank. From July 2015 to January 2017, she was the chief financial officer and compliance officer of Netcom Group, as well as the chief executive officer of Netcom Fortune Group. Since January 2017, Ms. Tao has been the public relations director of HongDa Financial Holding Limited (Stock Code: 1822), a 14% indirect shareholder of Well Up (Hong Kong) Limited, which holds 58% of the share capital of the Company.

Independent Non-Executive Director

  • Mr. Tsang Wah Kwong

    Mr. Tsang Wah Kwong

    Mr. Tsang holds a bachelor degree in business administration from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He is a fellow member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants, as well as a member of the Chinese Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Mr. Tsang was a former partner of PricewaterhouseCoopers in Hong Kong and China, where he worked from July 1978 to June 2011, and has over 30 years of experience in auditing and providing support for initial public offerings and acquisition transactions.

    Mr. Tsang is currently an independent non-executive director of a number of listed companies, namely China Merchants China Direct Investments Limited (Stock code: 133), Sihuan Pharmaceutical Holdings Group Limited (Stock code: 460), TK Group (Holdings) Limited (Stock code: 2283), and China Animation Characters Company Limited (Stock code: 1566). Mr. Tsang was an independent director of Agria Corporation (formerly listed on the New York Stock Exchange) from August 2011 to October 2017, a director of PGG Wrightson Limited (a company listed on the New Zealand Stock Exchange) from December 2014 to October 2017 and an independent non-executive director of PanAsialum Holdings Company Limited (Stock code: 2078) from January 2013 to January 2016.

  • Dr. Leung Wing Cheung, William

    Dr. Leung Wing Cheung, William SBS, BBS, JP

    Dr. Leung graduated from the Hong Kong Baptist University (then College) and obtained a Diploma in Arts in English Language and Literature in 1978. In 2017, He was conferred an honorary doctorate by the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. He was appointed a Justice of the Peace in 2005 and honoured with a Bronze Bauhinia Star and a Silver Bronze Bauhinia Star by the HKSAR Government in 2009 and 2016 respectively. Dr. Leung has over 30 years of experience in the banking and financial services industry. He joined Hang Seng Bank Limited (“HS Bank”) (Stock Code: 11) in 1994 as assistant general manager and head of credit card centre until his departure in December 2011 as executive director and head of personal banking. Prior to joining HS Bank in Hong Kong, he had worked with American Express International Inc., Standard Chartered Bank in Hong Kong, VISA International and Mastercard International in Sydney. He was an executive director of Sun Hung Kai & Company Limited (Stock Code: 86), a company listed on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange, from March 2012 to June 2015.

    Dr. Leung ardently participates in public service and is involved in a number of Government and industry committees and non-profit organizations in Hong Kong, including being chairman of the Estate Agents Authority, chairman of the Employee Retraining Board, chairman of the Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre, chairman of HKU SPACE Foundation Committee, chairman of the Business School’s Advisory Committee of Hong Kong Baptist University, vice-chairman of Hong Kong Heart Foundation, treasurer of Concerted Efforts Resource Centre, advisor of Our Hong Kong Foundation, and member of the HKSAR’s Manpower Development Committee and Human Resources Planning Commission. He previously served Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and Hong Kong Dance Company as chairman, Hong Kong Baptist University Council and Court as treasurer, and the Consultative Panel of the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority, Hong Kong Sports Institute Strategic Initiative Task Force, Digital 21 Strategy Advisory Committee and Investor Education Advisory Committee of SFC as member.

  • Dr. Yang Tao

    Dr. Yang Tao

    Dr. Yang graduated from Nanjing University of Science and Technology in 1995 with a bachelor’s degree in engineering, and obtained his master’s degree in economics from the Graduate School of the Ministry of Finance Research Institute in 2000 and doctorate in economics from the Graduate School of Finance and Trade Department of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences in 2003. Dr. Yang is a research fellow, a PhD supervisor, and a non-practising member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Beijing and holds a China lawyer qualification certificate.

    Dr. Yang is currently the deputy director of the National Institute of Finance and Development (國家金融與發展實驗室) and the director of the Industrial Finance Research Institute of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (中國社會科學院產業金融研究基地). He also holds many senior positions in different high level committees and forums. Dr. Yang’s major research areas include monetary and fiscal policies, financial markets; Internet finance, payment and settlement etc. On the academic contribution front, Dr. Yang has long been engaged in the study of financial theories, policies and practices, focusing on interdisciplinary research in economics, finance, sociology and information technology. In recent years, he has conducted research in financial markets, banking reform, payment and settlement, Internet finance, financial science and technology and made outstanding achievements.