Professor Kwok Ping Ho Patrick
BSc, MSc, Post-Graduate Diploma in Surveying, ACIB,
Executive Director, Henderson Land Development Ltd.
About the speaker
Prof. Kwok is an Executive Director of Henderson Land Development Company Limited – a blue chip company publicly listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. He also serves as a non-executive director of Sunlight REIT and a member of the Management Committee of the Union Hospital in Hong Kong.
Prof. Kwok holds a B.Sc. (Civil Engineering) degree from the University of London as well as a M.Sc. (Administrative Sciences) degree from the Cass Business School of the City University in London. Further, he obtained a Post-Graduate Diploma in Surveying (Real Estate Development) from the University of Hong Kong. He is also an Associate Member of The Chartered Institute of Bankers of the United Kingdom.
After completing his secondary school and higher education in England, he worked for more than ten years in the banking field in United Kingdom, United States of America, Malaysia, Singapore and Hong Kong. His experience in the property field and particularly in the corporate finance, project feasibility analysis and tender preparation as well as project financing areas has spanned over 20 years, covering both Hong Kong as well as mainland China.
Relating to the academia, Prof. Kwok first served as a Part-Time Lecturer of the M.B.A. programme of The University of Hong Kong in the area of finance more than twenty years ago. He was also a Guest Lecturer of the M.Sc. Real Estate programme at The University of Hong Kong, until he was appointed as an Honorary Professor of the Department of Real Estate and Construction of the Faculty of Architecture in 2012. From time to time, Prof. Kwok is an invited speaker and a panel member in conferences on finance and real estate related topics in different geographic regions. He has been actively delivering talks to postgraduate students in different parts of the world. These included, amongst others, Master degree students of business and real estate related programmes offered by the University of Cambridge, Cornell University, Tsinghua University as well as the EMBA programme jointly offered by the University of Hong Kong, London Business School and Columbia University.
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