Ms. Cheng Ka-Lai, Lily, was appointed as an independent non-executive director of the Company in April 2019 and is a member of the Nomination Committee, the Remuneration Committee and the Sustainability Committee of the Company.
Ms. Lily Cheng has served in the technology and internet industry for over 20 years, both as an entrepreneur and as a corporate executive. She is the founder and an executive director of Hubel Labs Limited, a software lab developing AI-powered edtech games and applications. She served as the President of TripAdvisor, APAC from 2014 to 2016 and held various management roles at TripAdvisor, Inc. and Expedia, Inc. from 2008 to 2016. She was a management consultant with The Boston Consulting Group from 2006 to 2008.
Ms. Cheng holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Engineering and a Master of Engineering degree from the University of Cambridge and a Graduate Certificate in Artificial Intelligence from Stanford University.
Ms. Cheng is an independent non-executive director of Swire Properties Limited and Sunevision Holdings Limited, both of which are listed public companies in Hong Kong. She is also an independent non-executive director of Octopus Cards Limited, a board observer and advisor to HotelBeds Group, and a non-executive member of the Global Council of Herbert Smith Freehills, LLC..