Wan, Wilson Siu-wah

BBA (CUHK); MBA (University of Pittsburgh)

Adjunct Professor

Contact

Department of Finance

Room 1201, 12/F
Cheng Yu Tung Building
12 Chak Cheung Street
Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong

+852 3943 7805

fin@cuhk.edu.hk

Biography

Prof. Wilson Wan is the Chief Executive Officer of Cleverage Capital Limited and an Independent Non-Executive Director of Shenzhen Expressway Company Limited. He is also an Adjunct Professor of the Department of Finance, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK); a Member of the MBA Advisory Board, CUHK as well as the Chairman of Alumni Committee under the MBA Advisory Board.

Prof. Wan has over 30 years’ experience in Corporate and Investment Banking. He commenced his career with Bank of Credit and Commerce International, and subsequently joined Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd. Thereafter, he devoted himself to the internationalisation of Chinese financial institutions; and held various key positions.

He was the Assistant General Manager and Head of Corporate Banking Department of Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (Asia) Limited. He joined in 1996 as a member of the founding team and was instrumental to ICBC’s significant operation in Hong Kong. He was also the Managing Director of BOC International Holdings Limited, the Investment Banking arm of Bank of China Group. He established the Leveraged and Structured Finance Division in May 2007, the first of its kind among Chinese banks and among the leading players in the market. Later, he joined the China Merchants Securities (HK) Company Limited in July 2012 and successfully transformed it from essentially a brokerage house to a full-fledged Investment Bank with international competences. He was also the Chief Executive Officer of the company.

Among the leaders in Corporate Banking and Syndicated Loan arena, Prof. Wan was the Chairman, China Committee and Vice-Chairman of the Asia Pacific Loan Market Association during 2005-2012.

Prof. Wan graduated in 1982 from The Chinese University of Hong Kong with a Bachelor of Business Administration (Honors) Degree and in 1985 from University of Pittsburgh, USA with a Master of Business Administration Degree (Dean’s List). He has been a member of Beta Gamma Sigma since 1984.