Wednesday, 13 Dec 2017
Biography: Wilfred Wong
Dr. Wilfred Wong joined Sands China Ltd., a subsidiary of Las Vegas Sands Corp., in November 2015 as its President and Chief Operating Officer.  He has over 40 years of extensive hands-on management and business development experience in both property development and construction business sector for a number of Hong Kong listed companies.  He recently served as Chairman and CEO of Hsin Chong Construction Group.  Dr. Wong was also a member of the Hong Kong Basic Law Consultative Committee; member of the Preliminary Working Committee and subsequently the Preparatory Committee responsible for establishing the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.  Dr. Wong was also elected a member of the National People's Congress of the People's Republic of China for 15 years from 1997 to 2012.  He is currently the Chairman of the Hong Kong Arts Development Council, Deputy Chairman of the Hong Kong Film Development Council and Chairman of the Asian Film Awards Academy.  He is a graduate of the University of Hong Kong and obtained a Master in Public Administration degree from Harvard University, USA.  He also studied a post graduate program at Oxford University, United Kingdom.