The Sauder Alumni Club of Hong Kong invites you to join us for an inspirational talk by one of the most prominent business leaders in Hong Kong.

Gerald Ma (UBC BCom’90), Member of Executive Committee & General Manager, Corporate Business Development Department of Cheung Kong Property Holdings Limited will speak to a select group of UBC alumni and BNP Paribas staff on April 20. Mr. Ma will share his personal and career journey, the trials and tribulations that he experienced along the way, including a few business deals that he's done! Mr. Ma will also share his career and life advice for the audience.

Cheung Kong Group consists of two flagship companies, Cheung Kong Hutchison Holdings Limited and Cheung Kong Property Holdings Limited (both listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange). CK Hutchison is a renowned multinational conglomerate with approximately 270,000 employees in over 50 countries across its five core businesses - ports and related services, retail, infrastructure, energy and telecommunications. Cheung Kong Property, with over 20,500 employees, is one of the largest property developers in the world by market value.

Don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to learn about business and success lessons from one of Hong Kong’s most distinguished business leaders!


 Ma Lai Chee, Gerald, Member of Executive Committee & General Manager, Corporate Business Development Department, joined the Cheung Kong Group in February 1996. He is a Non-Executive Director of ARA Asset Management (Fortune) Limited as the manager of Fortune Real Estate Investment Trust (listed in Hong Kong and Singapore) and ARA Asset Management (Prosperity) Limited as the manager of Prosperity Real Estate Investment Trust (listed in Hong Kong).

Mr. Ma is also an Alternate Director to Mr. Lai Kai Ming, Dominic, Non-Executive Director of Hutchison Telecommunications Hong Kong Holdings Limited, and a Director of aircraft leasing companies, Accipiter Holdings Limited and Vermillion Aviation Holdings Limited, members of CK Hutchison Holdings Limited.

Mr. Ma holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Finance and a Master of Arts degree in Global Business Management, and has over 26 years of experience in finance, investment and portfolio management, real estate development and marketing, and managing IT related ventures and services. He is a member of the Hospitality Services Committee of Caritas Hong Kong, as well as a member of the President’s Circle, the Dean’s Advisory Board for the Faculty of Arts and the China Advisory Council for the Sauder School of Business of the University of British Columbia, Canada.

Wednesday, April 20, 2016
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

BNP Paribas
63/F, Auditorium
Two International Financial Centre (Two IFC)
8 Finance Street
Central, Hong Kong - map

6:30 p.m. - Registration
7:00 p.m. - Keynote
7:30 p.m. - Q&A session
7:45 p.m. - Reception

The moderator for the event will be Mary Hse, Managing Director, Senior Banker, Coverage at BNP Paribas.

Light refreshments will be provided.

Registration for this event is now closed.