Hong Kong AGM & Annual Dinner 2017
Start Date: 27 Jul 2017
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 10:00 PM
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Venue: The Hong Kong Jockey Club , Moon Koon Restaurant, Happy Valley Racecourse, Hong Kong
Join us for CMI's Hong Kong AGM and annual dinner.
The agenda for the AGM covers the standard resolutions. Immediately following the AGM, there will be the Annual Dinner, where we are delighted to welcome guest speaker The Honourable Bernard Charnwut Chan, GBS, JP.
If you have any specific question about the AGM, please contact us directly by email to CMIHongKongChair@managers.org.uk.
PLEASE NOTE: The AGM is free to attend and for CMI members only.
The Annual Dinner will begin at 7.15pm
The Honourable Bernard Charnwut Chan GBS JP
Bernard Charnwut Chan is a deputy to the National People’s Congress of China and Convenor of Executive Council of Hong Kong SAR. He is also a former member of Hong Kong’s Legislative Council (1998-2008).
A graduate of Pomona Collegein California, he is the President of Asia Financial Holdings and Asia Insurance. He is Chairman of the Hong Kong –Thailand Business Council and an advisor to Bangkok Bank (China) Co. Ltd. He sits on the boards of several local and overseas companies in the financial services, utilities and manufacturing sectors. He also joined the governing board of the Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund in Hong Kong.
Among his public service activities, he is Chairman of the Committee on Reduction of Salt and Sugar in Food, Chairman of the Steering Committee on Restored Landfill Revitalisation Funding Scheme, Chairman of The Jockey Club CPS Ltd. Advisory Committee, Chairperson of the Hong Kong Council of Social Service and a Board Member of the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority. Past positions include Chairman of the Council for Sustainable Development, Chairman of the Antiquities Advisory Board and Chairman of the Advisory Committee on Revitalisation of Historic Buildings.
He was appointed a Justice of the Peace in 2002, and a Commander (3rd Class) of the Most Noble Order of the Crown of Thailand in 2004. In 2006, he was awarded the Gold Bauhinia Star by the Hong Kong SAR Government. In 2015, he received honorary degrees from Lingnan University and City University of Hong Kong.
He is married and has two children.
- Evening event
- Catering provided