Professor Arthur Yeung
PhD (Michigan U)
Chairman

Professor Arthur Yeung is currently Adjunct Professor of Management at the China Europe International Business School. He was awarded the “CEIBS Medal of Teaching Excellence” for his life-long achievement in teaching excellence, and elected “Most Favoured EMBA Professor” at CEIBS. In 1999, Business Horizon featured Prof. Yeung as an “Executive Development Guru”. He specializes in management innovation of the mobile internet industry and the globalisation of Chinese enterprises. His famous works include Organizational Capabilities in Yeung’s Triangle, Breakthrough in Organizational Capabilities, Genes of Organization Transformation, Genes of Organization Reforms – Cases and Practices.

 

Mrs. Christine Ip
BA (HKU), MBA (HKUST)
Member

Christine graduated with a BA (Geography/Statistics) from The University of Hong Kong (“HKU”) and an MBA from The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (“HKUST”). She has previously held management positions with HSBC and Standard Chartered Bank, and was Chief Executive Officer (China) for ANZ. She is currently Head of Greater China and CEO Hong Kong of United Overseas Bank. For her outstanding achievements, she won the Asia Retail Congress award for “Best International Retail Banker” in 2008, and “China’s Most Outstanding Women” in 2012.

Dedicated to helping worthy charities, Christine is chairperson of the “Wu Zhi Qiao Bridge Walkathon to China” Charitable Foundation fund-raising committee.

Christine speaks at universities including Peking University, HKU and HKUST on her management and leadership experience. She is also involved in the admission process for the HKUST MBA program and sits on its MBA Alumni Advisory Board.

 

Dr. William Yu
PhD (Cambridge)
Member

Dr. William Yu is Chief Executive Officer of World Green Organisation (“WGO”). An energy economist and climate professional by training, he completed his PhD at the University of Cambridge, and earned an Executive MBA from the Thunderbird School of Global Management in the US. Dr Yu has also gained valuable regional management experience through working for US multinationals. He is currently Adjunct Professor of the City University of Hong Kong; Adjunct Associate Professor for The School of Management and Economics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen; and the Honorary Corporate Adjunct Professor of the Shanghai University.

Currently, Dr Yu is an Associate Member of the Business Advisory Council of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (“UNESCAP”). He sits on the Energy Advisory Committee and the sub-committee on Food Reduction Good Practices in Institutions and Commercial and Industrial Establishments, Food Wise Hong Kong Campaign under the Environment Bureau, Hong Kong SAR government. He is also a member of the working group of Sustainability Charter, Hong Kong and Malmo, Sweden . Dr. Yu is a member of the expert panel on Industry Standards and Research under The Hong Kong Green Building Council. He belongs to the Project Management Committee overseeing the CarbonSmart Program in collaboration with four key Chambers of Commerce supported by the Environment & Conservation Fund. He has also served on the Board of Directors of Hong Kong Institute of Social Impact Analyst.

A former Head of the Climate Programme at WWF-Hong Kong, Dr. Yu is responsible for leading public and business engagement programmes. He was also a member of the support group for the climate project under the Council for Sustainable Development and the Waste Recovery Projects Vetting Sub-committee under the Environment and Conservation Fund. He writes articles for newspapers on the low carbon economy, low carbon city, social innovation and energy poverty, and has co-hosted environmental programmes on many TV and Radio channels.