Roger King, PhD
Roger King is Founding Director of both the Tanoto Center for Asian Family Business and Entrepreneurship Studies and the Thompson Center for Business Case Studies, and Adjunct Professor of Finance at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). His teaching and research interests include family business, family office, entrepreneurship, and corporate and family governance.
Professor King was a former US Naval Officer; member of Technical Staff of Bell Telephone Laboratories (USA); Non-Executive Director of Orient Overseas (International) Limited and 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, listed on SEHK; Independent Non-Executive Director of Sincere Watch (Hong Kong) Limited, listed on SEHK; Board Director of Arrow Electronics Corporation, listed on the New York Stock Exchange; Supervisory Board member of TNT Express, 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; Honorary Consul for the Republic of Latvia in HKSAR; Standing Committee Member of the Zhejiang Province People’s Political Consultative Conference; and Council member of The Hong Kong Baptist University and HKUST.
Professor King is currently Honorary Court Member of HKUST; member of the Board of Governors of Tel Aviv University (TAU); member of the International Advisory Board of Coller School of Management at TAU; member of the Academic Council of Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO; Chairman of the Case Center Committee, Association of Asia-Pacific Business Schools; member of the Advisory Council of the Israel-Asia Center; member of the Ernst & Young Family Business Advisory Council; and 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
Professor Winnie Qian PENG is Associate Director of both the Tanoto Center for Asian Family Business and Entrepreneurship Studies and the Thompson Center for Business Case Studies, and Adjunct Associate Professor of Finance at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). She is Founding and current Committee Member of the Case Center of Association of Asia-Pacific Business Schools, which includes over 140 business schools in Asia-Pacific region, also the Director of Education for Hong Kong Family Office Association. Her research and teaching interests include family business, family office, family philanthropy, entrepreneurship, private equity and venture capital, etc.
Professor Peng’s research has been published in top journals such as Journal of Corporate Finance and Journal of Family Business Strategy. She writes articles for local and international media such as Hong Kong Economic Journal, China Daily, and Forbes China. She has published various case studies on companies such as Lee Kum Kee, Wanda Group, Sun Hing, Chevalier Group, Pacific Coffee, Harilela Enterprises, Jebsen Group, Cathay Capital, GE Equity Asia, Perception Digital, Cathay Pacific Catering Services, Hongkong International Terminals, Gree Electric, etc
Professor Peng teaches executive programs on family businesses and entrepreneurship with HKUST. She is also an instructor of the “Private Equity Fundamentals Course” of the Hong Kong Venture Capital Association. She has been invited to teach family business for family business owners and senior executives of global financial institutions.
Professor 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 Harvard Business School Executive Education program “Private Equity and Venture Capital”.
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.
Tracy Wan, MA
Tracy Wan is the Assistant Manager of both 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. She has served the tertiary education sector in various roles for years. She renders administrative support to both Centers, including their daily operations, educational events and programs.
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.