Leung Chi Tien Steve

Non-executive Director and Chairman

Steve has accumulated over 30 years of experience in the field of interior design. In the course of his career in architecture and design, he has undertaken projects involving restaurant design and rebranding. His notable projects include Inagiku at the Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong, The Eight at the Grand Lisboa Hotel in Macau, London Shangri-la Hotel at the Shard and Fairwood Café.

 

He and his team have been credited with a large number of design and corporate awards in Asia Pacific region and worldwide, such as Asia Pacific Commercial Property Awards, awards in IIDA Annual Interior Design Competition, Gold Key Awards, Hospitality Design Awards, etc.

 

Kwan Wing Kuen Tino

Executive Director and Vice Chairman

Tino, the award-winning lighting designer’s involvement in the hospitality industry includes his lighting design projects for well-known hotels and establishments. He has earned numerous awards in lighting design, including his projects for major hotel chains in Hong Kong and the PRC. In 2007, he was awarded the Ten Outstanding Designers Awards.

 

He and his wholly-owned company, Tino Kwan Lighting Consultants Limited, were awarded the Outstanding Greater China Design Awards by the Hong Kong Art & Design Festival from 2008 to 2015 for, among others, their hotel and restaurant projects.

 

Kwok Chi Po Paul

Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer

Paul has accumulated over 30 years of experience in the hospitality and food and beverage industries. He began his career at Hong Kong Cricket Club in Hong Kong in 1980. Prior to joining 1957 & Co. (Hospitality) Limited, he served as the general manager of the hospitality department, food and beverage division of United Development Company in Qatar from 2009 to 2010.

 

He also served at the Landmark Group in Dubai as the general manager of the food division from 2006 to 2009.

 

Lau Ming Fai

Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Lau joined 1957 & Co. (Hospitality) Limited in April 2014 as chief operating officer and has been in charge of overseeing the Group's operations, including recruitment, business development and formulating operating strategies and policies since then. He has over 14 yeras of experience in the hospitality, catering, food and beverage industries. Prior to joining the Group, he served as the deputy general manager of restaurant operations of Lei Garden Restaurant Group from September 2013 to December 2013.

 

He was the food and beverage manager at the Langham Place Hotel from October 2010 to September 2013. From January 2007 to October 2010, Mr. Lau served as the manager of food and beverage at the City of Dreams of Melco Crown Entertainment.

 

Leung Nicholas Nic-hang

Executive Director

Mr. Leung is responsible for overseeing the general management and operations of 1957 & Co. (Hospitality) Limited. He joined our Group in August 2015. He is responsible for refining and tailoring the beverage and wine menu of each of our restaurants, supervising and leading restaurant opening projects,

 

including assessing and approving marketing materials, attending to media or press release, hosting promotional events and handling soft-launching logistic arrangements and official opening arrangements.

 

How Sze Ming

Independent Non-executive Director

Mr. How is also the chairman of 1957 & Co. (Hospitality) Limited Audit Committee and a member of the Group’s Remuneration Committee. He has over 15 years of experience in investment banking and business assurance industries. 

  Mr. How is currently the managing director/co-head of corporate finance of Southwest Securities (HK) Capital Limited, a company principally engaged in investment banking and advisory, where he is responsible for corporate finance advisory.

 

Ng Wai Hung

Independent Non-executive Director

Mr. Ng is also a member of 1957 & Co. (Hospitality) Audit Committee and Nomination Committee. He is a practicing solicitor and was admitted as a solicitor in Hong Kong in March 1992. He joined lu, Lai & Li, a Hong Kong firm of solicitors, in February 1990 and has been a partner there since April 1994. 

  Mr. Ng practices in the areas of securities law, corporate law and commercial law in Hong Kong.

 

Chan Kam Kwan Jason

Independent Non-executive Director

Mr. Chan is also the chairman of of 1957 & Co. (Hospitality) Limited Remuneration Committee and a member of the Group's Audit Committee and Nomination Committee. He was awarded certified public accountant by the Washington State Board of Accountancy on 26 March 1999.

 

 

 

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