Company: Chow Tai Fook Enterprises
Cheng Kar-Shun, Henry, GBS, joined the Group in 1971, was appointed as Chairman and an executive director in July 2011 and is a member of the Nomination Committee and Remuneration Committee of the Company.Dr. Cheng is responsible for the strategic direction and overall performance of the Group. He is a director of certain subsidiaries of the Group.Dr. Cheng is also chairman and an executive director of New World Development Company Limited, chairman and managing director of New World China Land Limited, chairman and an executive director of NWS Holdings Limited and International Entertainment Corporation, chairman and a non-executive director of New World Department Store China Limited, Newton Resources Ltd and FSE Engineering Holdings Limited (became listed in Hong Kong on 10 December 2015), a non-executive director of SJM Holdings Limited, and an independent non-executive director of HKR International Limited and Hang Seng Bank Limited, all of which are listed public companies in Hong Kong.He was also a non-executive director of Lifestyle International Holdings Limited, which is a listed public company in Hong Kong, until his retirement on 4 May 2015.In addition, Dr. Cheng is also a director of several substantial shareholders of the Company, including Cheng Yu Tung Family (Holdings) Limited, Cheng Yu Tung Family (Holdings II) Limited, Chow Tai Fook Capital Limited and Chow Tai Fook (Holding) Limited and its subsidiary, Chow Tai Fook Enterprises Limited. Dr. Cheng is chairman of the Advisory Council for The Better Hong Kong Foundation and a Standing Committee Member of the Twelfth Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference.Dr. Cheng is the eldest son of Dato’ Dr. Cheng Yu-Tung, the father of Mr. Cheng Chi-Kong, Adrian, an uncle of Mr. Cheng Chi-Heng, Conroy and a cousin of Mr. Cheng Kam-Biu, Wilson.