Dr Victor K Fung is Group Chairman of the Fung Group, a Hong Kong-based multinational with major subsidiaries in trading, logistics, distribution and retailing. They include publicly-listed Li & Fung Limited, Global Brands Group Holding Limited, Convenience Retail Asia Limited and Trinity Limited.
He is the Chairman of the Fung Global Institute, a non-profit independent think-tank based in Hong Kong that generates and disseminates innovative, business-relevant thinking on global issues from Asian perspectives.
In Hong Kong, Dr Fung is a member of the Government’s Economic Development Commission and Vice-Chairman of the China-United States Exchange Foundation. He was Chairman of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (1991-2000); a Hong Kong representative on the APEC Business Advisory Council (1996-2003); Chairman of the Airport Authority Hong Kong (1999-2008), Chairman of the Council of The University of Hong Kong (2001-2009); and Chairman of the Greater Pearl River Delta Business Council (2004-2013).
On the Chinese Mainland, Dr Fung is a member of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference. Internationally, Dr Fung was Chairman of the Paris-based International Chamber of Commerce from 2008 to 2010.
Born and raised in Hong Kong, Dr Fung holds Bachelor and Master Degrees in Electrical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a Doctorate in Business Economics from Harvard University.