Mr. Chan Sai-Cheong joined the Group in 1985, was appointed as an executive director of the Company in July 2011 and re-designated as Managing Director, Mainland China of the Company in April 2021, being in charge of the strategic planning and overall management of Mainland China business. He is co-chairman of the Sustainability Committee and a member of the Remuneration Committee of the Company. Mr. Chan is also a director of certain subsidiaries of the Group.
Mr. Chan has extensive knowledge and experience of the market in Mainland China and has been in the jewellery industry for over 40 years. He is a senior adviser of the Gems & Jewelry Trade Association of China, a member of National Technical Committee 256 on Jewelry and National Technical Committee 298 on Jewelry and Jade of Standardization Administration of China, a member of the standing council of China Gold Association, an executive vice-chairman of the Guangdong Gold and Silver Jewellery Chamber of Commerce, a vice-chairman of the Shenzhen Gold & Jewellery Association, a general vice-chairman of Gold Association of Guangdong Province, a vice-chairman of the Guangdong Golden Jewellery and Jade Industry’s Association, and a director and visiting professor of the China University of Geosciences (Wuhan). He is also a member of the Liaoning Provincial Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference.
Mr. Chan is also a non-executive director of Giordano International Limited, which is a listed public company in Hong Kong.