Roger King, PhD
Roger King is an Adjunct Professor of Finance and Founding Director of the Tanoto Center for Asian Family Business and Entrepreneurship Studies and the Thompson Center for Business Case Studies at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). His teaching and research interests include family business, entrepreneurship, and corporate and family governance.
Professor King was a former US Naval Officer; a member of Technical Staff of Bell Telephone Laboratories (USA); Chief Operating Officer of Orient Overseas (Holdings) Limited, listed on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong (SEHK); Chairman and Founder of ODS System-Pro Computers Limited; Chairman of Euro-Asia Shipyard Limited; Chairman of Pacific Coffee Limited; President and Chief Executive Officer of Sa Sa International Holdings Limited, and Independent Non-Executive Director of Sincere Watch (Hong Kong) Limited, all listed on SEHK; Independent Non-Executive Director of Arrow Electronics Corporation, listed on the New York Stock Exchange; Supervisory Board member of TNT Express NV, listed on Amsterdam Exchange; President of Harvard Business School Association of Hong Kong; Chairman of the Association of Honorary Consuls in Hong Kong and Macau; a Council member of The Hong Kong Baptist University and HKUST; an Executive Member of the Zhejiang Province People’s Political Consultative Conference; and Honorary Consul for the Republic of Latvia in HKSAR.
Professor King is currently a Non-Executive Director of Orient Overseas (International) Limited; an Honorary Court Member of HKUST; a member of the Board of Governors of Tel Aviv University (TAU); a member of the International Advisory Board of Coller School of Management at TAU; a member of the Academic Council of Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO; and a member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Family Business Strategy.
Professor King is a graduate of the University of Michigan, BSEE; New York University, MSEE; Harvard Business School, AMP; and HKUST, PhD (Finance). He is the 2011 recipient of the HKUST Honorary Fellowship and a member of Eta Kappa Nu and Beta Gamma Sigma, the honorary societies for electric engineers and business scholars respectively.
Winnie Qian Peng, PhD
Winnie Qian PENG is Adjunct Associate Professor of Finance and Associate Director of the Tanoto Center for Asian Family Business and Entrepreneurship Studies and the Thompson Center for Business Case Studies at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). Prof Peng received her Bachelor's degree in Accounting from Tsinghua University, and her PhD degree in Finance from HKUST. She is also a graduate of the Executive Education program "Private Equity and Venture Capital" at Harvard Business School. Her teaching and research interests include corporate finance, corporate governance, private equity and venture capital, family businesses and entrepreneurship.
Jeremy Cheng, IMBA, MA
Jeremy Cheng is the Center Manager of the Tanoto Center for Asian Family Business and Entrepreneurship Studies at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). Before joining HKUST, Mr Cheng led a dedicated team to run executive programs and the Center for Family Business at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He is interested in promoting family business education, research, and practice in the Asia-Pacific context.
Georgina Zhu, MA
Miss Georgina Zhu is a research assistant of the Tanoto Center for Asian Family Business and Entrepreneurship Studies at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). Prior to joining HKUST, Miss Zhu worked in Wen Wei Po. She received her Bachelor in Applied Economics from Baptist University of Hong Kong and her Master of Arts in Public Policy and Management from City University of Hong Kong.