Mr. Cheng Ping-Hei, Hamilton, joined the Group in 2004, was appointed as an executive director of the Company in July 2011. He is responsible for the finance and information functions of the Group. Mr. Cheng is a member of the Strategy and Transformation Committee of the Company. He also serves as a joint company secretary of the Company and a director of certain subsidiaries of the Group.

Mr. Cheng holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Professional Accountancy from The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He is a Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, a Fellow of The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and a Chartered Financial Analyst. He completed The Prince of Wales’s Business & Sustainability Programme designed by the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership in April 2018 and obtained Executive Diploma in Corporate Governance and Sustainability Directorship from The Hong Kong Institute of Directors in May 2018.

Mr. Cheng is currently a council member of The Hong Kong Institute of Directors, a member of the Financial Reporting Review Panel of the Financial Reporting Council in Hong Kong, and a Panelist of the HK Tech 300 Seed Fund of City University of Hong Kong.

Mr. Cheng was ranked the 1st place as “Best CFO” by Institutional Investor’s 2021 All-Asia Executive Team rankings, in the Rest of Asia in the Consumer/ Discretionary sector, combined vote type. He has also been named as “Asia’s Best CFO (Investor Relations)” by Corporate Governance Asia, an authoritative regional journal on corporate governance, at its Asian Excellence Awards for five consecutive years from 2017 to 2021.