Group Chairman of the Fung Group
Dr Victor K Fung is Group Chairman of the Fung Group, a Hong Kong-based multinational group which comprises major subsidiaries in trading, logistics, distribution and retailing. He is Chairman of the Advisory Board of the Asia Global Institute at the University of Hong Kong. He is also Chairman of the 2022 Foundation, a non-profit entity focused on research into Hong Kong’s long-term competitiveness.
Dr. Fung is an independent non-executive Director of Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group Limited (Hong Kong), and Koc Holding A.S. (Turkey). He served as Chairman of the Paris-based International Chamber of Commerce from 2008 to 2010, member of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference from 2003 to 2018. Also in Hong Kong, Dr. Fung is a Non-official Member of Chief Executive’s Council of Advisers on Innovation and Strategic Development, an Adviser of the Infrastructure Financing Facilitation Office of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority.
Born and raised in Hong Kong, Dr. Fung holds Bachelor and Master Degrees in Electrical Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a Doctorate in Business Economics from Harvard University. He was a professor at Harvard Business School for four years before returning to Hong Kong in 1976.