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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Shau-kee Lee

87 1976 Executive Chairman of the Board, Managing Director

Ko Yin Lam

63 1993 Executive Vice Chairman of the Board

Ka Kit Lee

51 1993 Executive Vice Chairman of the Board

Ka Shing Lee

43 2005 Executive Vice Chairman of the Board

Ka Fai Hahn

2013 General Manager - Sales (2) Department

Man Cheung Kwok

61 General Manager - Project Management (2) Department

Tat Man Lam

55 General Manager - Sales (1) Department

Pui Man Lee

54 2011 Senior General Manager - Portfolio Leasing Department

Kam Leung Leung

61 General Manager - Property Planning Department

Suet Fong Ngan

57 General Manager - Corporate Communications Department

Pak Wing Sit

67 General Manager - Portfolio Leasing Department

Kim Wing Wong

53 2014 General Manager of Asset Development Department, Group Consultant

Man Wa Wong

49 2012 Senior General Manager - Sales Department

Wing Hoo Wong

57 General Manager - Construction Department

Wing Kee Wong

52 General Manager - Accounts Department

Wai Wai Yu

54 2013 General Manager - Project Management (1) Department

Yuk Lun Cheng

66 2014 Senior General Manager-Engineering Department

Ho Ming Wong

54 2010 General Manager - Property Development Department, Executive Director

Woon King Fung Lee

76 1976 Executive Director

Ping Ho Kwok

62 1993 Executive Director

Yum Chuen Lau

68 1987 Executive Director

Kwok Lam Suen

68 2002 Executive Director

Ying Chee Yip

66 1997 Executive Director

Ngai Min Choi

57 2014 Incharge of China sales and land acquisition

Cheung Yuen Liu

57 Company Secretary

Pui Ling Lee

67 2004 Non-Executive Director

Tat Man Lee

77 1976 Non-Executive Director

Ping Keung Ko

64 2004 Independent Non-Executive Director

Che Keung Kwong

66 2004 Independent Non-Executive Director

Hay Man Leung

80 2012 Non-Executive Independent Director

Chung Kwong Poon

75 2012 Independent Non-Executive Director

Ka Woo

52 2012 Independent Non-Executive Director

King Cheong Wu

64 2005 Independent Non-Executive Director

Biographies

Name Description

Shau-kee Lee

Dr. Hon. Lee Shau Kee, LL.D. (Hon)., is the Executive Chairman of the Board and Managing Director of Henderson Land Development Company Limited. He is the founder of the Company.He has been the Chairman and Managing Director of the Company since 1976 and has been engaged in property development in Hong Kong for more than 55 years. He is also the Chairman of the Nomination Committee and a member of the Remuneration Committee of the Company. He is the founder and the chairman and managing director of Henderson Investment Limited, the chairman of The Hong Kong and China Gas Company Limited, the vice chairman of Sun Hung Kai Properties Limited as well as a non-executive director of Hong Kong Ferry (Holdings) Company Limited and Miramar Hotel and Investment Company, Limited, all of which are listed companies. He previously served as an independent non-executive director of The Bank of East Asia, Limited, a listed company, until his resignation on 24 April 2013. Dr Lee was awarded Grand Bauhinia Medal by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region in 2007. Dr Lee is a director of Rimmer (Cayman) Limited, Riddick (Cayman) Limited, Hopkins (Cayman) Limited, Henderson Development Limited, Believegood Limited and Cameron Enterprise Inc. which have discloseable interests in the Company under the provisions of the Securities and Futures Ordinance.

Ko Yin Lam

Mr. Lam Ko Yin (Colin), FCILT, FHKIoD, has been Executive Vice Chairman of the Board of Henderson Land Development Company Limited since 1993. He is also a member of the Remuneration Committee and the Nomination Committee of the Company. He holds a B.Sc. (Honours) degree from The University of Hong Kong and has over 41 years’ experience in banking and property development. He is also the chairman of Hong Kong Ferry (Holdings) Company Limited, the vice chairman of Henderson Investment Limited as well as a non-executive director of The Hong Kong and China Gas Company Limited and an executive director of Miramar Hotel and Investment Company, Limited, all of which are listed companies. He is the Deputy Chairman of The University of Hong Kong Foundation for Educational Development and Research and a Director of Fudan University Education Development Foundation. Dr Lam was awarded an Honorary University Fellowship by The University of Hong Kong in 2008, and was conferred a degree of Doctor of Business (Honoris Causa) by Macquarie University in 2015. He is a Fellow of The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Hong Kong and a Fellow of The Hong Kong Institute of Directors. Dr Lam is a director of Rimmer (Cayman) Limited, Riddick (Cayman) Limited, Hopkins (Cayman) Limited, Henderson Development Limited and Believegood Limited which have discloseable interests in the Company under the provisions of the Securities and Futures Ordinance.

Ka Kit Lee

Mr. Lee Ka Kit, JP, has been Executive Vice Chairman of the Board of Henderson Land Development Company Limited., since 1993. He is Member of the Standing Committee of the 12th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, has been an Executive Director of the Company since 1985 and Vice Chairman since 1993.He was educated in the United Kingdom and has been primarily responsible for the development of the PRC business of Henderson Land Group since he joined the Company in 1985. Dr Lee is the vice chairman of Henderson Development Limited (“Henderson Development”). He is also the vice chairman of Henderson Investment Limited as well as a non-executive director of The Hong Kong and China Gas Company Limited and The Bank of East Asia, Limited, all of which are listed companies. He previously served as a non-executive director of Intime Department Store (Group) Company Limited (now known as Intime Retail (Group) Company Limited), a listed company, until his retirement on 31 May 2013. He was appointed as a Justice of the Peace by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and awarded an Honorary University Fellowship by The University of Hong Kong in 2009 respectively. He was awarded an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Business Administration by Edinburgh Napier University in July 2014. Dr Lee is a director of Henderson Development which has discloseable interests in the Company under the provisions of the Securities and Futures Ordinance.

Ka Shing Lee

Mr. Lee Ka Shing has been Executive Vice Chairman of the Board of Henderson Land Development Company Limited. He is a Committee Member of the 12th Beijing Committee, and previously a Committee Member of the 10th Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu Committee and of the 10th Foshan Committee, of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, PRC, has been an Executive Director of the Company since 1993 and Vice Chairman since 2005. He was educated in Canada. Mr Lee is the vice chairman of Henderson Development Limited (“Henderson Development”). He is also the vice chairman of Henderson Investment Limited, chairman and chief executive officer of Miramar Hotel and Investment Company, Limited as well as a nonexecutive director of The Hong Kong and China Gas Company Limited, all of which are listed companies. He is a member of The Court of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Mr Lee is a director of Henderson Development, Believegood Limited and Richbond Investment Limited which have discloseable interests in the Company under the provisions of the Securities and Futures Ordinance.

Ka Fai Hahn

Mr. Hahn Ka Fai (Mark), BSc, MRICS, MHKIS, RPS (GP), joined Henderson Land Development Company Limited in 2013 and is presently the General Manager - Sales (2) Department. He is a member of both The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and The Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors. He has over 28 years’ experience in property acquisitions, developments, sales and marketing as well as fund raising involving projects in Hong Kong, mainland China, Taiwan and Japan. Prior to joining the Company, he was a founding Director of CY Leung & Co (now DTZ), Associate Director at Sino Land and Executive Director, Asia/Managing Director, Development at Grosvenor.

Man Cheung Kwok

Mr. Kwok Man Cheung (Victor), BA (AS), B Arch (Dist), MSc (Con P Mgt), EMBA, FHKIA, MAPM, RIBA, Authorized Person (Architect), Registered Architect (HK), PRC Class 1 Registered Architect Qualification, is General Manager - Project Management (2) Department of Henderson Land Development Company Limited. He joined the Company in 2005. He possesses professional qualifications of both a project manager and an architect. He holds a Bachelor of Architecture (Distinction) degree and a Master of Science in Construction Project Management degree from The University of Hong Kong, and an Executive Master of Business Administration degree from Tsinghua University. He is a Fellow Member of The Hong Kong Institute of Architects and a Member of Association of Project Management. He has over 36 years of professional experience in the property and construction industry of Hong Kong and mainland China.

Tat Man Lam

Mr. Lam Tat Man (Thomas), MEM(UTS), DMS, EHKIM, MHIREA, CHINA GBL MANAGER, is General Manager - Sales (1) Department of Henderson Land Development Company Limited. He joined the Company in 1983. He holds a Master's Degree in Engineering Management from the University of Technology, Sydney, Australia and a Diploma in Management Studies from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He is an Ordinary Member of Hong Kong Institute of Real Estate Administrators and an Executive Member of Hong Kong Institute of Marketing and a China Green Building Label Manager. He has over 31 years’ experience in property sales and marketing.

Pui Man Lee

Ms. Lee Pui Man (Margaret), BHum (Hons), is the Senior General Manager - Portfolio Leasing Department of Henderson Land Development Company Limited. She joined the Company in 1984. She holds a B. Hum. (Honours) degree from the University of London and has over 29 years’ experience in marketing development.

Kam Leung Leung

Mr. Leung Kam Leung, MSc, PGDMS, FHKIS, FRICS, RPS (GP), is General Manager - Property Planning Department of Henderson Land Development Company Limited. He joined the Company in 1997. He holds a Master of Science degree in International Real Estate and a Postgraduate Diploma in Management Studies. He is a Fellow Member of The Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors and The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and is also a Registered Professional Surveyor. He has over 38 years’ experience in land and property development. Prior to joining the Company, Mr Leung held a Chief Estate Surveyor post in the Lands Department of the Hong Kong Government and had over 20 years’ experience in government land disposal, land exchange, lease modification and premium assessment. He is currently serving on several government advisory committees.

Suet Fong Ngan

Ms. Ngan Suet Fong (Bonnie), BBA, is the General Manager - Corporate Communications Department of Henderson Land Development Company Limited. Ms. Ngan graduated from the University of Wisconsin, USA. She has over 30 years of experience in both banking and real estate industries, and has held senior positions in corporate communications, marketing, retail banking and e-business. Prior to joining the Company, Ms. Ngan was the General Manager, Corporate Communications and Public Relations of Hong Kong Tourism Board.

Pak Wing Sit

Mr. Sit Pak Wing, ACIS, FHIREA, is General Manager - Portfolio Leasing Department of Henderson Land Development Company Limited. HHe is a Member of The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, a Fellow Member of the Hong Kong Institute of Real Estate Administrators and an individual Member of The Real Estate Developers Association of Hong Kong. He has over 35 years’ experience in marketing development, leasing and property management.

Kim Wing Wong

Dr. Wong Kim Wing (Ball), BA (AS), B. Arch, Ph.D. (Finance), FHKIA, Registered Architect (HK), Authorized Person (List 1, HK), is the General Manager of Asset Development Department, Group Consultant of Henderson Land Development Company Limited. He advises Henderson Land Group on its asset development and asset branding of investment portfolio. Dr Wong is a Registered Architect and Authorized Person in Hong Kong and holds a PhD Degree in Finance from the Shanghai University of Finance and Economics. Prior to joining Henderson Land Group, he was an executive director of CC Land Holdings Ltd., and was the Director (Project and Planning) of The Link Management Limited (as Manager of The Link Real Estate Investment Trust). He had also served Sun Hung Kai Properties Group for over 10 years.

Man Wa Wong

Mr. Wong Man Wa (Raymond), LLB., PCLL, Solicitor, joined Henderson Land Development Company Limited in December 2012 and is presently the Senior General Manager - Sales Department. He possesses professional qualification as a solicitor in Hong Kong and is presently a member of the Property Committee of The Law Society of Hong Kong. He is also an individual member of The Real Estate Developers Association of Hong Kong. He holds a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) degree and a Postgraduate Certificate in Laws (PCLL) from The University of Hong Kong. Prior to joining the Company, he had over 22 years’ practical experience as a lawyer specializing in land and property development related works and was a partner of one of the largest international law firms in Hong Kong.

Wing Hoo Wong

Mr. Wong Wing Hoo (Billy), JP, BSc, FICE, FHKIE, FIHT, FHKIHT, RPE, is General Manager - Construction Department of Henderson Land Development Company Limited. He joined the Company in 2006. He is a fellow member of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Hong Kong Institution of Engineers, Institution of Highways and Transportation and Hong Kong Institution of Highways and Transportation. He is also a Registered Professional Engineer under the Engineers Registration Ordinance Chapter 409. Mr Wong was appointed as a Justice of the Peace in 2005 and was awarded Bronze Bauhinia Star (BBS) in 2014 by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region respectively. He previously served as President of Hong Kong Construction Association, Chairman of Construction Industry Training Authority and Chairman of Construction Industry Training Board. Mr Wong is currently a Director of Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corporation and Permanent Supervisor of Hong Kong Construction Association.

Wing Kee Wong

Mr. Wong Wing Kee (Christopher), BSc (Econ), ACA, is General Manager - Accounts Department of Henderson Land Development Company Limited. Mr Wong graduated from The London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London and is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales. He has over 25 years of experience in accounting, auditing, investment banking and corporate finance in the United Kingdom and in Hong Kong. Prior to joining the Company, Mr Wong was the Chief Financial Officer of Kerry Properties Limited between December 2004 and May 2007.

Wai Wai Yu

Yu Wai Wai is General Manager - Project Management (1) Department of the Company in 2013. He is a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Architects, an Honorary Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Project Management and an Authorized Person (Architect). He has over 29 years of experience in property planning and design, project management, quality management, cost management, land acquisition and customer services. He also has experience in art and cultures, green building innovations, heritage and conservation developments. Mr Yu was appointed as a Justice of the Peace by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region in 2013. Mr Yu is the Chairman of Zero Carbon Building Limited of Construction Industry Council and was appointed as the Chairman of Professional Development Committee of the Estate Agents Authority in 2014. Prior to joining the company, he was an Executive Director of Sino Land Company Limited, a listed company. He was a council member of Construction Industry Council.

Yuk Lun Cheng

Mr. Cheng Yuk Lun (Stephen), BSc(Eng), C Eng, MICE, MIStructE, MHKIE, RPE, Registered Structural Engineer, Registered Geotechnical Engineer, Authorized Person (List II), PRC Class 1 Registered Structural Engineer Qualification, is the Senior General Manager-Engineering Department of Henderson Land Development Company Limited in 1994 and . He is a member of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers, the Institution of Civil Engineers, and the Institution of Structural Engineers. He has over 35 years of professional experience in structural, civil, and geotechnical engineering.

Ho Ming Wong

Mr. Wong Ho Ming (Augustine), JP, MSc, MEcon, FHKIS, MRICS, MCIArb, RPS (GP), is General Manager - Property Development Department and Executive Director of Henderson Land Development Company Limited. He is presently the General Manager of Property Development Department as well. Mr Wong previously served as an executive director of Henderson Investment Limited, a listed company, until his retirement on 11 June 2012. He is a registered professional surveyor and has over 30 years’ experience in property appraisal, dealing and development. He was appointed as a Justice of the Peace by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region in 2008.

Woon King Fung Lee

Ms. Fung Lee Woon King has been Executive Director of Henderson Land Development Company Limited., since 1976. She joined Henderson Development Limited (“Henderson Development”), the parent company of the Company as treasurer in 1974 and has been an executive director of Henderson Development since 1979. She is also the treasurer of Henderson Development Group, Henderson Land Group and Henderson Investment Group. Madam Fung is a director of Rimmer (Cayman) Limited, Riddick (Cayman) Limited, Hopkins (Cayman) Limited, Henderson Development, Yamina Investment Limited, Believegood Limited, Cameron Enterprise Inc., South Base Limited and Richbond Investment Limited which have discloseable interests in the Company under the provisions of the Securities and Futures Ordinance.

Ping Ho Kwok

Mr. Kwok Ping Ho, ACIB, has been Executive Director of Henderson Land Development Company Limited., since 1993. He joined the Company in 1987. He holds a B.Sc. (Engineering) degree, an M.Sc. (Administrative Sciences) degree and a Post-Graduate Diploma in Surveying (Real Estate Development). Mr Kwok is an Associate Member of The Chartered Institute of Bankers of the United Kingdom and he had worked in the international banking field for more than 11 years with postings in London, Chicago, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore as well as in Hong Kong before joining the Company. He is also a non-executive director of Henderson Sunlight Asset Management Limited, the manager of the publicly-listed Sunlight Real Estate Investment Trust. He previously served as an executive director of Henderson Investment Limited, a listed company, until his retirement on 11 June 2012. Mr Kwok is a director of Believegood Limited which has discloseable interests in the Company under the provisions of the Securities and Futures Ordinance. Mr Kwok is also an Honorary Professor in the Department of Real Estate and Construction, Faculty of Architecture of The University of Hong Kong.

Yum Chuen Lau

Mr. Lau Yum Chuen (Eddie) has been Executive Director of Henderson Land Development Company Limited since 1987. He has over 45 years’ experience in banking, finance and investment. Mr Lau is also a non-executive director of Hong Kong Ferry (Holdings) Company Limited and an executive director of Miramar Hotel and Investment Company, Limited, both of which are listed companies.

Kwok Lam Suen

Mr. Suen Kwok Lam, JP, MH, FHIREA, has been Executive Director of Henderson Land Development Company Limited., since January 18, 2002. He is the Vice President of Hong Kong Institute of Real Estate Administrators and an individual Member of The Real Estate Developers Association of Hong Kong. He was the President of Hong Kong Association of Property Management Companies from 2003 to 2007. He has over 40 years’ experience in property management. He was awarded the Medal of Honour in 2005 and appointed as a Justice of the Peace in 2011 by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region respectively.

Ying Chee Yip

Mr. Yip Ying Chee (John), LLB, FCIS, CPA, is the Executive Director of Henderson Land Development Company Limited., since 1997. He graduated from The University of Hong Kong and the London School of Economics and is a solicitor and a certified public accountant. He has over 35 years’ experience in corporate finance, and corporate and investment management.

Ngai Min Choi

Choi Ngai Min is Incharge of China sales and land acquisition of Henderson Land Development Company Limited. He joined the Company in 2013 and is presently the Incharge of China Sales Centre. He graduated from the Business Management Department of the Hong Kong Baptist College and holds a Master Degree in Business Administration from the University of East Asia, Macau. He has been in the real estate industry for 33 years and has extensive knowledge and experience in the real estate markets in Hong Kong and mainland China. Mr Choi was appointed as a Justice of the Peace by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region in 2005. Currently, he is a member of the Long Term Housing Strategy Steering Committee, a member of the Hong Kong Housing Authority, the Chairman of the Commercial Properties Committee of the Hong Kong Housing Authority, the Vice President of The Hong Kong Real Property Federation Limited and the Vice President of the Hong Kong Institute of Real Estate Administrators.

Cheung Yuen Liu

Mr. Liu Cheung Yuen, BEc, FCPA, CA (Aust), FCS, FCIS, is the Company Secretary of Henderson Land Development Company Limited. He joined the Henderson Land Group in 2005. Mr. Liu graduated from Monash University, Australia with a bachelor’s degree in Economics. He is a fellow of both the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and The Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries, and an associate of The Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia. He has many years’ experience in accounting, auditing, corporate finance, corporate investment and development, and company secretarial practice.

Pui Ling Lee

Ms. Lee Pui Ling (Angelina), SBS, JP, LLB, FCA, has been Non-Executive Director of Henderson Land Development Company Limited., since 2004. Mrs Lee is a Partner of the firm of solicitors, Woo, Kwan, Lee & Lo, and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. Mrs Lee is active in public service and is currently a member of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority and a member of the Takeovers and Mergers Panel of the Securities and Futures Commission. She is also a non-executive director of Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings Limited and TOM Group Limited as well as an independent non-executive director of Great Eagle Holdings Limited, all of which are listed companies. Mrs Lee was previously a Non-executive Director of the Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Authority and the Securities and Futures Commission.

Tat Man Lee

Mr. Lee Tat Man has been Non-Executive Director of Henderson Land Development Company Limited., since 1976. He has been engaged in property development in Hong Kong for more than 35 years and is also an executive director of Henderson Investment Limited, a listed company. Mr Lee is a director of Rimmer (Cayman) Limited, Riddick (Cayman) Limited, Hopkins (Cayman) Limited, Henderson Development Limited and Cameron Enterprise Inc. which have discloseable interests in the Company under the provisions of the Securities and Futures Ordinance.

Ping Keung Ko

Professor. Ko Ping Keung, PhD, FIEEE, JP, has been Independent Non-executive Director of Henderson Land Development Company Limited., since September 27, 2004. He is also the chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Remuneration Committee and the Nomination Committee of the Company. He graduated from The University of Hong Kong with a bachelor’s degree in social sciences in 1972 and qualified as a chartered accountant in England in 1977. He was a partner of Pricewaterhouse from 1984 to 1998 and an independent member of the Council of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong from 1992 to 1997. He is an independent non-executive director of Henderson Investment Limited, Agile Property Holdings Limited, China COSCO Holdings Company Limited, China Power International Development Limited, Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group Limited, CITIC Telecom International Holdings Limited, Global Digital Creations Holdings Limited, NWS Holdings Limited and OP Financial Investments Limited, all of which are listed companies. Mr Kwong previously served as an independent non-executive director of Quam Limited until 6 September 2012 and China Chengtong Development Group Limited until 1 November 2013.

Che Keung Kwong

Mr. Kwong Che Keung (Gordon), FCA, CPA, has been Independent Non-executive Director of Henderson Land Development Company Limited., since August 19, 2004. He is also the chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Remuneration Committee and the Nomination Committee of the Company. He graduated from The University of Hong Kong with a bachelor’s degree in social sciences in 1972 and qualified as a chartered accountant in England in 1977. He was a partner of Pricewaterhouse from 1984 to 1998 and an independent member of the Council of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong from 1992 to 1997. He is an independent non-executive director of Henderson Investment Limited, Agile Property Holdings Limited, China COSCO Holdings Company Limited, China Power International Development Limited, Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group Limited, CITIC Telecom International Holdings Limited, Global Digital Creations Holdings Limited, NWS Holdings Limited and OP Financial Investments Limited, all of which are listed companies. Mr Kwong previously served as an independent non-executive director of Quam Limited until 6 September 2012 and China Chengtong Development Group Limited until 1 November 2013.

Hay Man Leung

Mr. Leung Hay Man, FRICS, FCIArb, FHKIS, has been appointed as Non-Executive Independent Director of Henderson Land Development Company Limited., with effect from August 22, 2012. He has been a Director of the Company since 1981 and was re-designated as Non-executive Director in 2004. He is also a member of the Audit Committee and the Corporate Governance Committee of the Company. Mr Leung is a Chartered Surveyor. He is also an independent non-executive director of Henderson Investment Limited, Hong Kong Ferry (Holdings) Company Limited and The Hong Kong and China Gas Company Limited, all of which are listed companies.

Chung Kwong Poon

Professor. Dr. Poon Chung Kwong, G.B.S., J.P., Ph.D., D.Sc., has been Independent Non-Executive Director of Henderson Land Development Company Limited., and a member of its Corporate Governance Committee with effect from October 25, 2012. Professor Poon obtained a Bachelor of Science (honours) degree from the University of Hong Kong, a Doctor of Philosophy degree and a Higher Doctor of Science degree from the University of London. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the California Institute of Technology and University of Southern California. He also held the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Humanities from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 2009. Professor Poon is currently the Chairman of Virya Foundation Limited (a registered non-profit charitable organisation) and he is the President Emeritus and Emeritus Professor of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and had devoted 40 years of his life to advancing university education in Hong Kong before he retired in January 2009 from his 18-year presidency at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Professor Poon was appointed a non-official Justice of the Peace (JP) in 1989 and received the OBE award in 1991, the Gold Bauhinia Star (GBS) award in 2002 by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, and the “Leader of the Year Awards 2008 (Education)”. In addition, Professor Poon was appointed a member of the Legislative Council (1985 – 1991) and a member of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (1998 – 2013). Professor Poon is the Honorary Professor of a number of toprated universities in the mainland China. Professor Poon is a non-executive director of Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing Limited and an independent non-executive director of The Hong Kong and China Gas Company Limited, an associated company of the Company, Hopewell Highway Infrastructure Limited, K.Wah International Holdings Limited and Chevalier International Holdings Limited, all of which are listed companies.

Ka Woo

Mr. Woo Ka Biu (Jackson), MA (Oxon), has been Independent Non-Executive Director of Henderson Land Development Company Limited., since 1 March 2012. He holds an MA degree in Jurisprudence from the Oxford University and is a qualified solicitor in England and Wales, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and Australia. He is an honorary director of Tsinghua University, a China-Appointed Attesting Officer appointed by the Ministry of Justice, People’s Republic of China and a Practising Solicitor Member on the panel of the Solicitors’ Disciplinary Tribunal in The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. Mr Woo was a partner of Ashurst Hong Kong and a director of N M Rothschild & Sons (Hong Kong) Limited (“Rothschild”). Prior to joining Rothschild, Mr Woo was a partner in the corporate finance department of Woo, Kwan, Lee & Lo. Mr Woo was an alternate to Sir Po-shing Woo, in Sir Po-shing Woo’s capacity as a nonexecutive director of the Company. Mr Woo’s corresponding alternate directorship ceased at the same time when Sir Po-shing Woo resigned from the Board of the Company on 29 February 2012. He is a director of Kailey Group of Companies, the Chief Executive Officer of Challenge Capital Management Limited, Chairman (International) of Guantao Law Firm and a consultant of its associated firm, Messrs. Peter C. Wong, Chow & Chow. He is also an alternate to Sir Po-shing Woo, in Sir Po-shing Woo’s capacity as a nonexecutive director of Sun Hung Kai Properties Limited, as well as an independent non-executive director of Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd., both of which are listed companies.

King Cheong Wu

Mr. Wu King Cheong, BBS, JP, has been Independent Non-executive Director of Henderson Land Development Company Limited., since January 17, 2005. He is also the Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and a member of the Audit Committee and the Nomination Committee of the Company. Mr Wu is the Life Honorary Chairman of the Chinese General Chamber of Commerce, the Honorary Permanent President of the Chinese Gold & Silver Exchange Society and the Permanent Honorary President of the Hong Kong Securities Association Limited. He is an executive director of Lee Cheong Gold Dealers Limited. He is also an independent non-executive director of Yau Lee Holdings Limited, Henderson Investment Limited, Hong Kong Ferry (Holdings) Company Limited and Miramar Hotel and Investment Company, Limited, all of which are listed companies.