Team

We are a passionate and ambitious team

  • Dr. Zhao Wei

    Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer

    Dr. Zhao Wei, aged 48, is the Chairman of the Board and the Chief Executive Officer of the Group. He is also the Chairman of the Executive Committee and a member of the Strategy Committee of the Board and the Chairman of the Management Decision Committee of the Group. He is responsible for the overall operation of the Group. Dr. Zhao is also the Chairman and an Executive Director of China Aircraft Leasing Group Holdings Limited (stock code: 1848.HK). Prior to joining the Group, Dr. Zhao was the Vice President and the Chief Financial Officer of China Reinsurance (Group) Corporation (stock code: 1508.HK) and a Director of Asian Reinsurance Corporation. Dr. Zhao used to serve in China Life Insurance (Group) Company and China Life Asset Management Company Limited, and also used to serve as the General Manager of China Life Asset Management (Hong Kong) Corporation Limited, the President of China Life Franklin Asset Management Co., Limited and the Vice President of New China Asset Management Corporation Limited. He also used to be the Vice Chairman and the General Manager of China Re Asset Management Company Ltd., the Chairman of China Re Asset Management (Hong Kong) Company Limited and the Chairman of China ReCapital Management Company Limited. Dr. Zhao was the Chairman of Everbright Jiabao Co., Ltd. (stock code: 600622.SH) from July 2019 to May 2020. He also served as a Non-executive Director of China Everbright Bank Company Limited (stock code: 601818.SH, 6818.HK) from February 2015 to July 2019 and Beijing Jingneng Clean Energy Co., Limited (stock code: 579.HK) from December 2016 to January 2019. Dr. Zhao obtained a Master’s degree in national economic planning and management from Jilin University and a Doctoral degree in finance from the Fiscal Science Research Institute of the Ministry of Finance (now known as Chinese Academy of Fiscal Sciences). He joined the Board in May 2019.

  • Zhang Mingao

    Executive Director and Chief Investment Officer

    Mr. Zhang Mingao is an Executive Director and the Chief Investment Officer of the Group. He is also a Member of the Executive Committee and the Strategy Committee of the Board and a Member of the Management Decision Committee of the Group. Mr. Zhang is also the Chairman of Everbright Jiabao Co., Ltd. (stock code: 600622.SH) and a Non-executive and Non-independent Chairman of Ying Li International Real Estate Limited (stock code: 5DM.SGX). Mr. Zhang was the General Manager of Asset Management Department of China Everbright Bank Company Limited (stock code: 601818.SH, 6818.HK) (“Everbright Bank”). Since Mr. Zhang joined Everbright Bank in 1999, he had served as the Risk Director of Everbright Bank (Suzhou Branch), the Risk Director of SME Department of Everbright Bank (Headquarter) and the President of Everbright Bank (Wuxi Branch). Mr. Zhang holds a Bachelor of Economics degree in Rural Financial Professional from the College of Economics and Trade of Nanjing Agricultural University. He has over 30 years of industry and management experience in the financial industry. He joined the Board in December 2017.

  • Tang Chi Chun, Richard

    Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer

    Mr. Tang Chi Chun, Richard is an Executive Director and the Chief Financial Officer of the Group. He is also a Member of the Executive Committee of the Board and a Member of the Management Decision Committee of the Group. He has overall responsibility for the financial resources planning, allocation, control and reporting, with the focus for efficient and effective implementation of the Group’s strategic and operation goals. Mr. Tang is a Non-executive Director of China Aircraft Leasing Group Holdings Limited (stock code: 1848.HK). He is also a Non-executive and Non-independent Director of Ying Li International Real Estate Limited (stock code: 5DM.SGX). He was a Director of Everbright Securities Company Limited (stock code: 601788.SH, 6178.HK) from February 2008 to January 2011. Mr. Tang is a Certified Public Accountant and is a graduate of the Accountancy Department, Hong Kong Polytechnic (now known as Hong Kong Polytechnic University). He is a Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is also a Founding Member of Hong Kong Business Accountants Association. He has over 30 years of experience in audit, investment, accounting and finance. Since 1990, Mr. Tang had been engaged as head of the financial and operational functions of various international financial institutions. He joined the Group in September 2005 and joined the Board in July 2007.

  • Tsang Sui Cheong, Frederick

    Chief Risk Officer

    Mr. Tsang Sui Cheong, Frederick is the Chief Risk Officer and a Member of the Management Decision Committee of the Group. He is in charge of the Group’s risk matters. He is also a Non-executive Director of Kinergy Corporation Ltd. (stock code: 3302.HK) and a Supervisor of Everbright Jiabao Co., Ltd. (stock code: 600622.SH). Mr. Tsang is a Chartered Financial Analyst and was President of The Hong Kong Society of Financial Analysts Limited from 2012 to 2015. Since November 2016, Mr. Tsang has been appointed by Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau as a Member of the Process Review Panel for the Securities and Futures Commission of Hong Kong (the “SFC”). The appointment has been extended to October 2020. He served as a Member of the Advisory Committee of the SFC from 2011 to 2017. Mr. Tsang was also a Member of The Securities and Futures Appeals Tribunal from 2009 to 2015. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Arts and a Master’s degree in Arts, majoring in Economics and Finance. Mr. Tsang joined the Group in February 2000, and has over 35 years of experience in the financial industry.

  • Yin Lianchen

    Executive Director and Chief Investment Officer

    Mr. Yin Lianchen is an Executive Director and the Chief Investment Officer of the Group. He is also a Member of the Executive Committee and the Strategy Committee of the Board and a Member of the Management Decision Committee of the Group. Mr. Yin is also a Director of Everbright Securities Company Limited (stock code: 601788.SH, 6178.HK) and a Supervisor of China Everbright Bank Company Limited (stock code: 601818.SH, 6818.HK). He was the Division Chief in the Executive Office of China Everbright (Group) Corporation prior to joining our Group. Mr. Yin was formerly the Vice President of Beijing Yonder Environment Engineering Company Limited and the Chief Representative of China of Moody’s KMV. He served as the General Manager of the Human Resources and Corporate Administration Department, the General Manager of Corporate Communications Department and the Managing Director of the Insurance Brokerage Department of the Group successively from 2002 to 2006. He also worked in several key positions in People’s Bank of China Headquarter from 1990 to 2001. Mr. Yin holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economic Management Professional and a Master’s degree in Western Financial Accounting from Tianjin Nankai University. Mr. Yin has rich experience in financial and corporate management. He joined the Board in June 2017.

  • Wong Tung Hung

    Chief Administration Officer

    Ms. Wong Tung Hung is the Chief Administration Officer and a Member of Management Decision Committee of the Group, mainly responsible for management of human resources and corporate administration of the Group. She has extensive human resources and administration experience in both China and Hong Kong and has been working in the Group for more than 22 years. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Arts from Fudan University. Prior to joining the Group, Ms. Wong worked in several well-known mass media organizations in both China and Hong Kong.

  • Yang Ping

    Chief Investment Officer

    Mr. Yang Ping is the Chief Investment Officer and a Member of Management Decision Committee of the Group. He is in charge of the business of secondary market asset management, Everbright (Qingdao) Investment, Super Project Acquisition Fund Department II and Everbright Prestige Capital. Mr. Yang is also the Chairman and a Non-executive Director of Kinergy Corporation Ltd. (stock code: 3302.HK). Previously, he was responsible for the establishment, investment and management of Macquarie Everbright Greater China Infrastructure Fund, Everbright Ashmore China Real Estate Fund and venture capital funds. Before joining the Group, Mr. Yang served as Head of the Research Institute of China Southern Securities Co. Ltd. and a private equity fund in China, where he was responsible for macro-industry and company research and investment of private equity funds, and achieved excellent performance. The restructuring project Xiang Zhong Yi (now renamed as Hunan Investment) led by Mr. Yang was the first ST listed company “full restructuring” case in China and was selected in Top Ten Influential Restructuring Case of 1999 by Securities Times. He obtained a Doctoral degree in Economics from the Graduate School of Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences and a Bachelor’s degree in Laws from East China University of Political Science and Law. He has over 23 years’ experience in securities research and asset management. Mr. Yang joined the Group in December 2007.

  • So Hiu Pang, Kevin

    Chief Strategy Officer

    Mr. So Hiu Pang, Kevin is the Chief Strategy Officer and a Member of the Management Decision Committee of the Group. He is responsible for corporate strategies, external publicity, corporate branding and investor relations of the Group, as well as providing assistance to the Chief Executive Officer. Mr. So joined the Group since 2006. Prior to joining the Group, he was the head of the General Affairs Division of the Executive Committees Office in China Everbright Holdings Company Limited. Mr. So holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Xiamen University. He was also a member of the third, the fourth and the fifth Election Committee of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and a member of the twelfth session of All-China Youth Federation. Mr. So has extensive knowledge and experience in the financial industry and management.

  • 蔡敏男先生

    Cai Minnan

    Member of the Management and Decision Committee

    Mr. Cai Minnan joined Everbright Group in 2018 as Deputy Commissioner of Deepening Reform for the Office of the Leading Group for Comprehensive Deepening Reform (will continue to serve concurrently). Mr. Cai worked in the State Council's Office of the Leading Group for Handling International Financial Crisis, the Second and the Fourth Secretary Bureau of the General Office of the State Council, engaged in national financial management and macro-economic control duties.  He also worked in the Innovation Team and Policy Research Department at the China Banking Regulatory Commission, promoted financial innovation and cross-industry regulatory collaboration, as well as engaging in international financial regulatory reform and formulation of relevant regulatory rules. Mr. Cai holds a Master's degree in accounting and finance and a Doctorate in finance from The University of Leeds.

  • Chan Ming Kin, Desmond

    Member of the Management Decision Committee

    Mr. Chan Ming Kin, Desmond is the General Counsel and Company Secretary and a Member of the Management Decision Committee and the Investment Decision Sub-Committee of the Group. He is in charge of Legal, Compliance and Company Secretarial Department of the Group. He is also a Member of the Board of Directors of Everbright Securities Company Limited (stock code: 601788.SH, 6178.HK). Mr. Chan holds a Bachelor of Laws degree and a Postgraduate Certificate in Laws of The University of Hong Kong. He also holds a Master of Corporate Governance degree of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. As a qualified solicitor in Hong Kong, Mr. Chan has more than 24 years’ experience in private practice and as an in-house counsel. Mr. Chan is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators and the Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries.

  • Wang Hongyang, Harry

    Deputy Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Management and Decision Committee

    Mr. Wang Hongyang, Harry is the Deputy Chief Financial Officer and a member of the Management and Decision Committee of the Group.  Mr.Wang is responsible for operations and information technology of the Group.  He also heads the Asset Allocation and Investment Management Centre which is responsible for the investment and management of the Group’s principal equity portfolio.  Mr. Wang is a supervisor of Everbright Securities Company Limited (stock code: SH 601788, HK 6178).  Prior to joining the Group in 2016, Mr. Wang had worked in KPMG Huazhen for over 15 years and was an audit partner.  Mr. Wang holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Beijing Foreign Studies University. He is a non-practicing member of the Chinese Institute of Certified Public Accountants and a member of the Certified Internal Auditor.

  • Zhao Zehui

    Member of the Management and Decision Committee

    Mr. Zhao Zehui is a member of the Management and Decision Committee, in charge of Everbright Senior Healthcare sector. Mr. Zhao is responsible for elderly care and intelligence manufacturing industry of the Group. Prior to joining the Group, Mr. Zhao was Investment Director, Property of Anbang Insurance Group, President of Anbang Property as well as Director of Financial Street Holdings Limited.  Before that, Mr. Zhao worked in various institutions as senior management including Sino Ocean Land Holdings Limited, Beijing Business Center Unit Development Limited and COSCO Real Estate Development Corporation, etc.  Mr. Zhao is a seasoned professional with extensive experience in management and investment.  Mr. Zhao obtained his EMBA from China Europe International Business School and Bachelor Degree of Statistic from Capital University of Economics and Business.  Apart from this, Mr. Zhao was Standing Committee Member of the 9th, 10th and 11th Beijing Youth Federation, Committee Member of Beijing Foundation for Youth Entrepreneurship and Employment as well as Committee Member of the 12th Beijing Chaoyang District People’s Political Consultative Conference.

  • Wang Ou

    Member of the Management and Decision Committee

    Mr. Wang Ou is a member of the Management and Decision Committee and Senior Overseas Investment Director.  Before joinging the Group, Mr. Wang was a strategic adviser of China Renaissance and the Vice Chairman of Huajing Securities Co., Ltd. He was also the Head of Private Equity Investment Department in China Investment Corporation which was responsible for the company’s private equity and private credit investment businesses. During the period, he led investments in hundreds of private equity funds and private credit funds, and completed a number of direct investments, pushing forward the company’s private equity funds and private credit investment businesses, as well as improving the institutionalized operating capacity. Mr. Wang worked in Fortune 500 enterprises and Wall Street investment banks.  He returned to China from overseas in 2002 and worked in China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) for 13 years as a Researcher at the Research Center, a Deputy Director of the Agency Supervision Department and a Deputy Director of the Innovation Business Supervision Department. Mr. Wang holds an MBA from Duke University and a Bachelor's Degree in chemistry from Peking University.