Mr. Chan Nap Kee, Joseph, aged 60, is the chairman, member of remuneration committee and nomination and corporate governance committee of the Group. He was appointed as an executive director in September 2008. He received his master degree majoring in international marketing from the University of Strathclyde and a diploma in China Investment and Trade from Peking University.
Mr. Chan has over 30 years of experience in commercial and investment banking, and asset management. From 1994 to now, Mr. Chan has been a founding partner of Oriental Patron Financial Group where he is also executive director of Oriental Patron Asia Limited and a non-executive director of Oriental Patron Securities Limited. He is independent non-executive director, member of each of Audit Committee, Remuneration Committee and Nomination Committee of North Asia Strategic Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 8080), a company listed on the Growth Enterprise Market of the Stock Exchange. On social services, Mr. Chan is Chairman of Silk Road Economic Development Research Centre, Executive Vice President of Hong Kong Energy and Minerals United Association, Vice Chairman of China Hong Kong Economic Trading International Association and Vice President of Federation of Hong Kong Hubei Association and Honorary Advisor of Xinjiang Association of Hong Kong.
He holds licenses respectively of Type 1 (dealing in securities), Type 4 (advising on securities), Type 6 (advising on corporate finance), and Type 9 (asset management) under the Securities and Futures Ordinance (cap. 571 of the Laws of Hong Kong).