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Private Lunch with Sir David Akers-Jones

12 August 2010

Library Room, Park Hyatt Hotel, 1 Parliament Square Off Parliament Place

Sir David Akers-Jones

Former Chief Secretary of Hong Kong

Chairman of the Board Hysan Development Company Limited

Chairman of GAM Hong Kong Limited

Deputy Chairman of CNT Group Limited

Director, China Everbright International Limited

Director K. Wah International Holdings Limited

 

Sir David Akers-Jones was formerly the Chief Secretary of Hong Kong. As a company director he is now actively involved in business in China. He is independent non-executive Chairman of the Board Hysan Development Company Limited effective 11 January 2010.

Sir David, currently Acting Chairman, will become the new Chairman of GAM Hong Kong Limited, Deputy Chairman of CNT Group Limited and a non-executive director of China Everbright International Limited and K. Wah International Holdings Limited. He is also a chairman and member of various voluntary organisations. He received his Master of Arts Degree at Oxford University.

In the years leading up to the transfer of sovereignty from the UK to the People's Republic of China (PRC) in 1997, Akers-Jones was appointed as an Advisor on Hong Kong Issues to the Government of the PRC from 1993 to 1997.)