List of Directors
The following are the members of the Board of Directors of New World China Land Limited:
Dr. Cheng Kar-Shun, Henry GBM GBS (Honorary Chairman)
Mr. Cheng Kar-Shing, Peter
Dr. Cheng Chi-Kong, Adrian JP
Ms. Cheng Chi-Man, Sonia
Mr. Cheng Chi-Him, Conrad
Ms. Huang Shao-Mei, Echo
Dr. Cheng is appointed as Executive Chairman of New World China Land Limited in February 2020. He is also the Executive Vice-chairman and Chief Executive Officer of New World Development Company Limited.
Dr. Cheng oversees the strategic direction for New World Group’s property development and investment activities, and is overseeing the large-scale developments including Victoria Dockside and Skycity in Hong Kong. In 2008, he launched the K11 brand, a museum-retail complex that integrates art, humanity and commerce, boosting cultural development in the Greater Bay Area and China.
Dr. Cheng is the vice-chairman of All-China Youth Federation, a member of the Tianjin Municipal Committee of The Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, the chairman of China Young Leaders Foundation and the honorary chairman of K11 Art Foundation. He was acknowledged by Fortune as one of “40 Under 40” global business stars and a “Young Global Leader” by the World Economic Forum in 2012. In 2016, he was appointed as the Justice of Peace by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and was made an Officier in the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the French Government in 2017. Dr. Cheng holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Harvard University, and was conferred the Honorary Doctorate of Humanities by the Savannah College of Art and Design. Dr. Cheng worked in a major international bank prior to joining New World Group and has substantial experience in corporate finance.
Chief Executive Officer
Ms. Huang joined New World China Land Limited as the deputy chief executive officer in October 2015, promoted to Chief Executive Officer in February 2020. In May of the same year, she is appointed as Executive Director of New World Development Company Limited. She has over 20 years of experience in the real estate sector, having served in a consulting capacity for large-scale urban infrastructures, urban planning and urban renewal in mainland China for extensive periods, providing the Government of the People’s Republic of China with professional recommendations on property development and urban planning.
Prior to joining the Company, Ms. Huang held senior position with an international consulting firm. She was appointed as managing director (Southern China) of a Hong Kong-listed property developer, overseeing its property development throughout the southern China region. She has proven experience in China’s real estate sector.
Ms. Huang was awarded the title of “Guangzhou Honorary Citizen”. She is a member of Guangdong Province Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), deputy director of the Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan Commission, and deputy secretary-general of Silk Road Chamber of International Commerce.