Council Members

(Arranged by the first letter of the members)

Mr. Calvin Choi

AMTD Group

Chairman & President of AMTD Group

Calvin Choi is the Chairman of the Board of Directors and President of AMTD Group. He is also the Non-Executive Director of Bank of Qingdao (3866.HK), one of the largest banks in Shandong province, China and a company listed on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong; a Board member of Dianrong, China's premier online marketplace; Board member and Senior Vice President of Greater Bay Area Investment Group(GBAIG), the largest non-state-owned investment company in the China Greater Bay Area; Chairman & President of GBAIG (Overseas); board member of DayDayCook, the largest cooking and lifestyle media brand in China and board member of AwanTunai, a leading FinTech solution platform in Indonesia. As a seasoned investment banker, Calvin has extensive experience in the international capital markets for approximately 20 years. Prior to joining AMTD, he was a Managing Director of the investment bank division of UBS AG, and a member of the Global Family Office Committee, UBS AG Hong Kong Branch. He was also the China Chief Specialist and head of the China Strategic Alliance unit of Citi Corporate and Investment Bank.

Calvin has led numerous large-scale and reputable capital markets deals in the equity and debt markets, as well as cross-border M&A and financing transactions. In 2016, Calvin was selected by the "Institutional Investor" magazine as one of the "2016 Global Fintech Finance 35". In March 2017, Calvin was named as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum, the only Hong Kong based financial sector leader who has received this accolade. Calvin is also active in community services. He has served as the Vice Chairman of the Hong Kong Youth Association from 2014 to 2017 and the Vice Chairman of Hong Kong Federation of Professions since February 2017. He is also appointed as a director of OneChild Network & Support Inc., a worldwide children charity organization, and Honorable President of Hong Kong Army Cadets Association.

Mr. Guo Shaoquan

Bank of Qingdao

Chairman of the Board and Secretary of the Party Committee

Has nearly 35 years of experience in the banking industry, including over 30 years of experience in Qingdao and has in-depth knowledge of the macroeconomy and the banking industry of Qingdao. Previously Served as the head of the Tianjin Branch and Qingdao branch of China Merchants Bank and the deputy head of the Qingdao branch of China Construction Bank

Mr. Wang Jikang

Guangzhou Rural Commercial Bank

Chairman of the Board and Secretary of the Party Committee

Has around 30 years of experience in the banking industry. Joined GRCB in May 2005, led the whole process of reform and establishment and held leading positions in Guangzhou Commercial Bank Co., Ltd. Served key positions at PBoC Guangzhou Branch and was responsible for supervision of financial institutions. Obtained doctor degree in management from Sun Yat-sen University

Mr. Chen Xiaoming

Jiangxi Bank

Chairman of the Board and Secretary of the Party Committee

Possesses around 30 years of banking experience, has held long-term leadership positions in large state-owned banks. Was awarded the “National Labor May 1st Medal "issued by the All-China Federation of Trade Unions in 2017, and was elected as a representative of the 14th Congress of the Communist Party of Jiangxi Province in 2016. Holds a PhD in Economics and is a senior economist

Mr. Dou Rongxing

Zhongyuan Bank

Chairman of the Board and Secretary of the Party Committee

Has over 30 years experience in the banking industry of which he had profound understanding. Was recognized as the “Annual Henan Economic Leading” jointly by the Henan Province Development and Reform Commission and other nine governmental departments in January 2016. Used to be a senior management member at China Merchants Bank and China CITIC Bank, as well as Financial Services Office in Henan Government