Hong Kong Business association Vietnam

Honorary Chairmen

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Dr. CHAN TUNG, SBS, BBS, JP

Chan Tung & Sons Holdings Co., Ltd.
Corp. Chairman


Tung Shing Sewing Machine Co., Ltd has been established since 1975 by the founder, Dr. Chan Tung, presently Chairman of the company. It offered garment machinery and accessories to dealers, trading firms and garment factories in Hong Kong, China, ASEAN countries, Middle East and other European countries.

Starting from a family business in the beginning, the company has started from only 30 staffs working in the Hong Kong offices. The main office is located in Shamshuipo, Kowloon in Hong Kong.

In Hong Kong, there are the agents for Brother, Pegasus, Juki, Naomoto, Eastman, Hashima, and other popular brands of garment machines.

Dr. Chan Tung is also one of the Honorary Chairman of Hong Kong Business Association Vietnam.

Tung Shing has sales & services offices in Hong Kong, Guangzhou-China, Vietnam and Yangon-Myanmar now, with over 200 staffs.

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Dr. JONATHAN CHOI, BBS, JP

Sun Wah Group
Chairman


Dr. Jonathan K S Choi is Chairman of the Hong Kong-based Sunwah Group, Chairman of the Toronto-listed Sunwah International Limited, Chairman of the Hong Kong-listed Sunwah Kingsway Capital Group and Chairman of VinaCapital Group of Vietnam.   Established in 1957, Sunwah’s business now covers eight principal areas: Seafood & Foodstuff, Real Estate, Financial Services, Technology, Media, Infrastructure Education& training and Environmental protection.  Activities extend deep into Mainland China as well as to the environs of Macau, Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar, Singapore, Japan and across the oceans to Canada, the United States and Australia.

Dr Choi is active in community and international affairs which is evident in the wide range of public positions he holds. These mainly include: Standing Committee Member of the National Committee of CPPCC of the PRC; Hong Kong, China’s representative to APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) and Co-chair of the Regional Economic Integration Working Group;  Executive Director of China Overseas Friendship Association; Standing Committee Member of All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce; Co-Chair of the Belt & Road Industrial and Commercial Alliance (BRICA);   Chairman of Guangdong-HK-Macao Bay Area Entrepreneurs Union; Chairman of the Hong Kong Chinese General Chamber of Commerce; member of the Chief Executive’s Council of Advisers on Innovation and Strategic Development HKSAR ; Council Member of Hong Kong Trade Development Council; Founding Chairman of the Hong Kong - Vietnam Chamber of Commerce;  Founding Chairman of Hong Kong - Korea Business Council and Chairman of the China Hong Kong Israel Technology Cooperation and Promotion Center etc.

In 2015, Dr. Choi was conferred the ‘Friendship Order’ by the President of Vietnam and became an Honorary Ambassador of Foreign Investment Promotion for Korea respectively. In February 2017, Dr. Choi was conferred the ‘Officer of the Order of Arts and Letters of France’ by the French Government and Japan Foreign Minister’s Commendation for FY 2017.  Dr. Choi has been awarded the Gold Bauhinia Star (GBS) and Justice of the Peace (JP) by the HKSAR Government for his meritorious public and community service.

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LO KWOK LUEN

Sun Wah Properties (VN) JSC
General Director


Mr. Lo Kwok Luen served as Founding Chairman of the Hong Kong Business Association Vietnam (HKBAV) established in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam in 1999. Since the inaugural year of the HKBAV, Mr. Lo’s active involvement and support have continued as he served as a General Committee Member, then a Treasurer and then a Chairman.

Mr. Lo is General Director of Sun Wah Tower which is owned and operated by Sun Wah Properties (Vietnam) Joint Stock Company, a wholly owned foreign investment of Sun Wah Group, Hong Kong. He has been an invaluable part of Sunwah Group for over 40 years since 1975.

Mr. Lo also plays a highly prominent and active role in the local community by both promoting and supporting Hong Kong business ventures in Vietnam, and in the HKBAV, Mr. Lo is known as a true ambassador in supporting Hong Kong and Chinese business ventures to enter Vietnam. Mr. Lo is respected by the HKBAV and our entire membership for his “local knowledge” and keen business savvy skills gained during over 25 successful years in Vietnam operating in a diverse range of business fields from real estate development, construction and management to seafood processing and exporting business.

Mr. Lo draws on the strong success of the proven track record of the Real Estate Portfolio of the Sun Wah Group that has developed industrial and commercial buildings, shopping centers and residential units.

Mr. Lo Kwok Luen is currently an Honorary Chairman of Hong Kong Business Association Vietnam.

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Michael Chiu

AppliancZ Vietnam JSC
Managing Director


Mr. Michael Chiu devoted with great contribution to lead the Hong Kong Business Association Vietnam when he was a Chairman from 2004 to 2009.

In 2008, he was honored to be one of the torchbearers to represent Hong Kong enterprises in Vietnam to participate in the Olympic Games Torch Relay in HCMC.

He is currently the Managing Director of AppliancZ Vietnam JSC. The company provides integrated solutions for buildings through supplying Air-Conditioning Equipment, Alarm Systems, BMS, Fire Alarm Systems, CCTV, Water Pumps, Air-Purification Systems and Scent Marketing.

Mr. Michael Chiu is currently the Chairman of Hong Kong Business Association Vietnam for the terms 2014 - 2017 and 2018 - 2019.