Mr. Y K Pang was elected Chairman of the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce (HKGCC) in 2014 and has been re-elected Chairman for the coming year in May, 2015. Y.K. Pang was appointed Director of Jardine Matheson Holdings Limited on 1st April 2011. He is a Director of Jardine Matheson Limited and Jardine Matheson (China) Limited. He has been Chief Executive of Hongkong Land since April 2007.
Mr Pang joined the Jardine Matheson Group in Hong Kong in 1984 and worked in a variety of positions in the trading, marketing and retail sectors of the Group.
He was appointed chief executive of Pizza Hut in Hong Kong and South China in 1991. In 1995, he was appointed director of Jardine Pacific Group Limited with responsibility for the company’s restaurants businesses in the Asia-Pacific region. He moved to Jardine Motors in 1999 as chief executive officer of Zung Fu Company Limited before becoming executive chairman in 2003.
Mr Pang was born in Hong Kong in 1960 and graduated from the University of Nottingham with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering and a Master of Business Administration Degree from the University of Edinburgh in the United Kingdom. He completed the Program for Global Leadership at Harvard Business School in 1998.
Mr Pang is married with two children.