Chairman of FWD Group Holdings Limited
Former minister Frederick Ma Si-hang assumes his new position at FWD Group Holdings Limited as its new Chairman, replacing Hon. Ronald Arculli, who retired as Chairman and bringing a wealth of public company Board experience and a proven public sector track record. Prior to his new role, he was serving as Independent Non-executive Director of COSCO Shipping Holdings Co. Ltd and Guangshen Railway Company Limited and HH&L Acquisition Co.
Peter Mingzhe Ma
Founder and Chairman, Ping An Group
He stepped down in June 2020 as CEO of Ping An Group – the expansive insurance and finance company he founded in 1988 – Peter Ma remains in the fray as Chairman, still active in decisions about strategy, human resources and other key issues. Four years ago, Ping An Insurance topped a Forbes list of the world’s biggest insurance firms.
Pony Huateng Ma
Chief Executive Officer, Tencent
Having co-founded tech powerhouse, Tencent, 23 years ago, Pony Ma is now the third-richest man in China, with a fortune of more than US$31 billion. The visionary behind QQ and WeChat holds a degree in computer science from Shenzhen University and began his career as a programmer at paging service CMMobile. Tencent has invested in gaming, owning 40% of Epic Games, and has shares in Tesla Motors and Snapchat parent company, Snap.
Contemporary artist and Chairman of DC Charity Foundation
Renowned Hong Kong-born artist, Simon Ma (otherwise known as Ma Xingwen) is one of China's most well-known and internationally acclaimed contemporary artists. He started practicing ink painting and calligraphy at the tender age of seven under the guidance of one of China’s top 50 art maestros, Fan Tzu Teng and went on to graduate from the Bartlett School of Architecture London. He is also Chairman of the newly established DC Charity Foundation.
Linda Ho Mcafee
Director, Fairmont Shipping
Linda Ho McAfee began her career as a merchant banker in New York before joining her family shipping logistics business in Hong Kong in 1978; she became Fairmont’s Group Director a decade later. The Philippines-born Canadian national sits on the Board of Overseers of her MBA alma mater, Columbia Business School, and is a former trustee of the SDYA (Siddha Yoga) Foundation in Hong Kong.
Chief Executive Officer HSBC insurance Asia Pacific Holdings
Since joining HSBC Group in 2005, Edward Moncreiffe has served various senior executive positions across the insurance field. Prior to moving to Hong Kong in 2016, he was Head of Life and Pensions for HSBC Brazil. Today, he oversees HSBC’s insurance business in Hong Kong and Macao, fulfilling his role as CEO of HSBC Insurance (Asia) Limited and HSBC Life (International) Limited. He also sits on the board of several other organisations. He holds a BA (Hons) from University of Durham, UK and a MBA from University of Chicago Booth School.