Ms Kan has extensive experience in direct investments and investment management in the People’s Republic of China. She has been actively involved in creating and synergizing strategic relationships with potential and existing investors and developing investment strategies. Ms Kan is a Certified Public accountant (USA), a fellow member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, a member of the Hong Kong Securities and Investment Institute and a fellow member of the Hong Kong Institute of Directors. She serves on the boards of several companies including Camper & Nicholsons First Eastern, the Company’s Asia Pacific joint venture with First Eastern, and China Merchants China Direct Investments Limited a company listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Ms Kan is currently Managing Director of First Eastern Investment Group and was nominated for appointment as a Non-Executive Director by First Eastern (Holdings) Limited, a company which together with its wholly owned subsidiary, FE Marina Investments Limited, owns 99.6% of the Company’s issued share capital. Ms Kan became a Director of the Group's majority owned subsidiary, Grand Harbour Marina plc in November 2017 and subsequently has been appointed CEO.
Elizabeth Kan, Director
Victor Chu is a lawyer with over 30 years’ experience of operating and investing in Asia. He is Chairman and principal shareholder of First Eastern (Holdings) Limited, which together with its wholly owned subsidiary, FE Marina Investments Limited, owns 99.6% of the Company’s issued share capital. He became a Director of the Group's majority owned subsidiary, Grand Harbour Marina plc in November 2017 and Chairman of the Group in June 2018.
Mr Chu obtained his law degree at University College London and qualified as a solicitor in England and Hong Kong in 1982 with Herbert Smith, the City law firm.
Over the last 30 years he has served, at various times, as a Director and Council Member of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, Member of the Hong Kong Takeovers and Mergers Panel, Advisory Committee Member of the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission and part-time member of the Hong Kong Government’s Central Policy Unit. Mr Chu served as Foundation Board Member of the World Economic Forum in Geneva from 2003 to 2015 and currently co-chairs the Forum’s International Business Council.
He is also Chairman of the Hong Kong – Europe Business Council, a Trustee of Asia House and serves on the Board of China Merchants China Direct Investments Ltd. In June 2011, Mr Chu was awarded the 2011 Global Economy Prize (jointly with Professor Larry Summers and then European Central Bank President Jean-Claude Trichet) by the Kiel Institute for the World Economy.
Victor Chu, Chairman (Hong Kong Resident)