Dr Wong has served as an Independent Director of the Managers since 10 June 2014.
Dr Wong has spent over 30 years in the banking sector and has extensive knowledge and experience in treasury and financial products. He was Deputy Chief Executive of Bank of China (Hong Kong) Group from 2008 to 2013, with overall responsibility for the financial market businesses which include Global Markets, Global Transaction Banking, Investment Management, Insurance, Asset Management and other capital market-related businesses. He was also a Director of BOC Group Life Assurance Company Limited from 2008 to 2013. Prior to joining the Group, Dr Wong was Corporate Executive Vice President and Country Executive of ABN AMRO Bank (“ABN”) and was responsible for ABN’s operations in South East Asia. He joined ABN in 1995 and held various senior positions within ABN, including Regional Head of Financial Markets, Country Executive in Singapore, and Managing Director of the Hong Kong Branch.
Previously, Dr Wong served as a board member of the Energy Market Authority and the Civil Service College in Singapore. He was also a Customer Advisory Board Member of Thomson Reuters.
Dr Wong currently sits on the board of China Merchants Bank Co., Ltd and Tahoe Life Assurance Company Limited (formerly known as Dah Sing Life Assurance Company Limited). He also serves as Chairman of Halftime Hong Kong Limited, a member of Finance Management Committee of the Hong Kong Management Association, and an independent, non-executive director of EC World Asset Management Pte Ltd.
Dr Wong graduated from the University of Singapore with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and was awarded a Master’s Degree in Science in Investment Management by the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. He was also awarded the Financial Industry Certified Professional by the Institute of Banking and Finance, Singapore.