Cheung, Leong(張亮)

Chapter Honoree_Leong Cheung

Biography

Mr. Leong Cheung was the Executive Director of Charities & Community at The Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC) from August 2014 to July 2022. In this capacity, he was also the co-chair of the Hong Kong Chapter of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Solutions Network.

Prior to joining the HKJC, Mr. Cheung was the Operating Partner of Bain Capital. Before that, he was the Managing Director of Global Sourcing & Supply Chain at Esquel Group, the founder and CEO of an education focused internet venture, and a senior consultant at the Boston Consulting Group.

Mr. Cheung is active in the community. He is the co-founder of RunOurCity, an innovative social enterprise with the aim of transforming life through running. He currently serves as the chairperson of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government’s Committee on Reduction of Salt and Sugar in Food. He is an Independent Non-executive Director of Kerry Properties Limited since May 2022, an Advisor of Our Hong Kong Foundation and a former Director of the Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Limited.

Mr. Cheung graduated from The Chinese University of Hong Kong with a Bachelor of Business Administration and obtained a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School.

Teaching Areas

Strategy
Philanthropy

Research Interests

Philanthropy
ESG

  • Awards & Honours
    • Chapter Honoree, Beta Gamma Sigma CUHK Chapter, 2022
    • Honorary Fellowship, Lingnan University, 2019
  • Academic/Professional Services

    Professional/Public Services

    • Independent Non-Executive Director, Kerry Properties Limited, 2022-Present
    • Chairman, Committee on Reduction of Salt and Sugar in Food, 2020-Present
    • Non-Executive Director & Audit Committee Chairman, HKMC Annuity Limited, 2017-2022
    • Non-Executive Director, Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Limited, 2016-2022
    • Member, Elderly Commission, 2015-2021
    • Member, Hong Kong Quality Migrant Admission Scheme Advisory Committee, Jul 2010-Jun 2016

    Community Services

    • Co-founder/Chairman, RunOurCity, 2021
    • Founding Director & Honorary Advisor, Social Venture Hong Kong, 2007-2021
    • Trustee, Esquel-Y.L.Yang Education Foundation, 2022-2013

    Academic Services

    • Adjunct Professor, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2015-2020
    • Adjunct Professor, Chinese University of Hong Kong and Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 2014-2017
    • Deputy Chairman, Court of Lingnan University, Aug 2013-Aug 2014
    • Council & Court member, Lingnan University, Oct 2009-Aug 2014

Chen, Jun(陳軍)

Biography

Prof. Jun Chen is an Assistant Professor of the School of Accountancy at the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). Prior to joining CUHK, he received his BS degree from Peking University and MFin and PhD degrees from Rady School of Management of the University of California San Diego. Chen’s research lies at the intersection of financial accounting and corporate finance. His recent work has studied issues related to managerial myopia, firm disclosure decisions, and the stock market pricing of information.

Teaching Areas

Accounting Data Analytics

Research Interests

Corporate Disclosure
Information Intermediaries
Corporate Governance
Stock Market Anomalies

Li, David Shu Wing(李澍榮)

Biography

David has over 34 years of working experiences in the US and the Greater China region covering a wide spectrum of industries. From 1994 to 2016, David worked in China managed regional business for multi-nations corporations in the IT area, Fashion Retailing and the MedTech sector. In 2013, David founded his own boutique consulting company focused on helping companies entering the China market, as well as building a strong foothold for the established companies to excel in China. The strategic focus for David is in the area of M&A advisory and board governance, David had been appointed as the Independent Non-Executive Director for AK Medical Holding Co. (HK1789) since the company was listed at Hong Kong Exchange in 2017. David obtained DBA degree and MABR degree from SBS Swiss Business School, MBA from Chaminade University and BBA from University of Hawaii, in addition, David also attended executive programs from INSEAD and Harvard University.

Since 2020, David assumed the role of mentor in The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, HKSTP, and Cyberport in providing coaching and mentorship for MedTech start-ups in Hong Kong. Moreover, David also assumed presidency of a non-profit organisation, Greater Bay MedTech Association, for promoting the development of MedTech business within the Greater Bay Area.

Teaching Areas

Global Business
Lean Strategy
Entrepreneurship

Yang, Yang (Zoe)(楊揚)

Biography

Prof. Zoe Yang is currently an Assistant Professor of Real Estate at The Chinese University of Hong Kong. Her research interests include issues relating to urban economics, real estate, and sustainability. She received her Ph.D. in Real Estate from the National University of Singapore in 2018. She obtained her M.Sc. in Urban Land Economics in 2014 and a B.Comm with Honours in Finance and Real Estate in 2012 from the University of British Columbia. Her papers have been published in academic journals such as The Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Public Economics, Journal of Urban Economics, Real Estate Economics, Regional Science and Urban Economics, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, and Energy Economics. She is the principal investigator of HK-GRC and HK-ECS GRF projects, and she has been awarded the National Natural Science Foundation of China’s Young Scientists Fund.

Teaching Areas

Real Estate Development
Real Estate Investment

Research Interests

Urban Economics
Real Estate Finance
Chinese Economy
Environmental Economics

  • Grants
    • “Air Pollution and Online Consumption”, General Research Fund awarded by University Grants Committee of Hong Kong, 2023-2025
    • “Wealth Shock and Online Consumption”, Early Career Scheme awarded by University Grants Committee of Hong Kong, 2020-2022
    • “Competition and Quality: New Evidence from the High-Speed Rails and Airlines”, Project Impact Enhancement Fund awarded by CUHK, 2020-2022
    • “Blessing in Disguise? Environmental Shocks and Performance Enhancement”, Project Impact Enhancement Fund awarded by CUHK Business School, 2019-2021
  • Academic/Professional Services

    Referee for the Peer-reviewed Journals

    • Review of Economics and Statistics
    • Journal of Public Economics
    • American Economic Journal: Applied Economics,
    • Management Science
    • Review of Finance
    • Journal of Industrial Economics
    • Journal of Environmental Economics and Management
    • China Economics Review
    • Journal of Urban Economics
    • Real Estate Economics
    • Regional Science and Urban Economics
    • International Real Estate Review
    • Journal of Housing Economics
    • Cities
    • Review of Transportation Research – Part B
    • Transport Policy
    • World Development
    • Journal of Asian Economics

    Conference Reviewer

    • Annual Graduate Education and Graduate Student Research Conference in Hospitality and Tourism, 2019-Present