Mr. SZETO Chi Yan Stanley is the Chairman of our Group. He is primarily responsible for the corporate strategic planning, overall business development and management of our group. Stanley was the chief executive officer of our Group from May 2000 to December 2016 and he has been the Chairman of the Group since May 2000.
Stanley graduated magna cum laude from the Wharton School of Finance and Commerce at the University of Pennsylvania, U.S., with a Bachelor of Science in Economics degree in Finance with majors in Finance, Entrepreneurial Management, and an Individualized concentration in the topic area of Legal Studies in May 1996.
Stanley was the recipient of the Industrial Products Category Winner of the EY (Ernst & Young) Entrepreneur of the Year China 2018 award. He also received the 2009 Young Industrialist Award of Hong Kong from the Federation of Hong Kong Industries.
Stanley currently serves as a west coast board member of the Baker Retailing Center, an interdisciplinary research center and innovation think tank at the Wharton School of University of Pennsylvania, U.S.. Mr. Szeto is currently a member of the Small and Medium Enterprises Committee of the Hong Kong Government’s Trade and Industry Department. He is also the vice-chairman of the Hong Kong Garment Manufacturers Association, a director of the Federation of Hong Kong Garment Manufacturers and a director of the Hong Kong Shippers’ Council. Mr. Szeto was a past member of the Hong Kong Government’s Textiles Advisory
Board and the Hong Kong Polytechnic University’s Advisory Committee on Textile and Clothing Industries from April 2014 to March 2015 and November 2015 to October 2017 respectively.