Dr William Fung, SBS, OBE, JP
Group Chairman, Li & Fung Ltd
Dr William K Fung, SBS, OBE, JP, aged 63, joined the Group in 1972 and was appointed Group Chairman in 2012.
Graduated from Princeton University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering. Holds an MBA degree from the Harvard Graduate School of Business. Holds a Degree of Doctor of Business Administration, honoris causa from the Hong Kong University of Science & Technology. Holds the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Business Administration from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Dr Fung is an independent non-executive director of Shui On Land Limited, Singapore Airlines Limited, Sun Hung Kai Properties Limited, The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Limited and VTech Holdings Limited. Dr Fung was Past Chairman of the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce, the Hong Kong Exporters’ Association, the Pacific Economic Cooperation Committee and a former member of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council.
Dr Fung is also the co-author of the book “Competing in a Flat World” In 2008, Dr Fung was awarded the SBS (“Silver Bauhinia Star”) by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.