Professor the Hon Arthur Li Kwok Cheung, GBM, GBS, JP
Professor Li was a Director of the Bank of East Asia (1995-2002) and was re-appointed a Director in 2008 and was appointed as Deputy Chairman in 2009.
Professor Li is a Member of the Executive Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (“HKSAR”) (he was also a Member from 2002 to June 2007 and from July 2012 to June 2017). He is the Chairman of the Council of the University of Hong Kong. Professor Li was a Member of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (1998 – 2018).
Professor Li is an Independent Non-executive Director of Shangri-La Asia Limited (listed in Hong Kong) and Nature Home Holding Company Limited (listed in Hong Kong), and a Non-executive Director (from May 2010 to December 2014, and was re-appointed on 20 January 2016) of BioDiem Ltd..
Professor Li was the Secretary for Education and Manpower of the Government of HKSAR (2002-June 2007). Before these appointments, he was the Vice-Chancellor of the Chinese University of Hong Kong (1996-2002) and was the Chairman of the Department of Surgery and the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine of the Chinese University of Hong Kong.
Professor Li had held many important positions in various social service organisations, medical associations, and educational bodies, including the Education Commission, Committee on Science and Technology, the Hospital Authority, the Hong Kong Medical Council, the University Grants Committee, the College of Surgeons of Hong Kong, and the United Christian Medical Services Board. He was a Member of the Board of Directors of the Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation and the Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute, and Vice President of the Association of University Presidents of China. He was a Hong Kong Affairs Adviser to Chinese Mainland.