5 September 2023

Appointment of New Group Chairman

Hon Kwok Land Investment Company, Limited, an established property developer in Hong Kong announces the appointment of Mr. James Sing-Wai Wong (James Wong) as Chairman of the Group. He succeeds his father, Dr. James Sai-Wing Wong (Dr. Wong), who retires and becomes the Founding Chairman of the Group.

James has wide-ranging real estate experience. He joined the Chinney Group in 2010 and served as Executive Director of the Chinney Group’s four publicly listed member companies. During his tenure, he has contributed to the development of the Chinney Group’s data center, to building the electronic and digital infrastructure for the third runway at the Hong Kong Airport, and the spinoff of the Chinney Kin Wing Holdings Group.

James Wong said, “I am honored to be elected Chairman. I will work closely with the Board and the executive management team to guide the Group through the next phase of its journey. It will be a true privilege to lead the business as it continues to serve our stakeholders. We will strive for long-term and sustainable growth while delivering value for the shareholders.”

James holds a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of California College of the Law, San Francisco (formerly known as University of California San Francisco, Hastings College of Law), and a master’s degree in Systems Engineering and Information Systems from the Florida Institute of Technology. He is a member of the California Bar as well as a licensed California Real Estate Broker. Before joining Chinney, James was an in-house lawyer for Toyota Motors of America and has over 30 years of experience in economics, law, management, and information systems. He currently serves as the Chair of the GBA Council of the Urban Land Institute.

Going forward, James will continue with his roles as Executive Director and a member of the Nomination Committee of the Company.





王先生持有University of California College of the Law, San Francisco(前稱University of California San Francisco, Hastings College of Law)頒發之法學博士學位,以及Florida Institute of Technology頒發之系統工程及資訊系統碩士學位。彼為加利福尼亞州律師公會會員以及持牌加利福尼亞州房地產經紀。在加入建業之前,王先生為美國豐田汽車公司的內部律師,在經濟、法律、管理及資訊系統方面累積逾三十年經驗。彼目前擔任城市土地學會大灣區組織委員會主席。