Adrian Cheng


New World Development Company Limited

As CEO of New World Development Company Limited (HKEx:0017), Adrian oversees the strategy and operations across this US$ 77.4 billion* group. He is reinventing
the 50-year old business by building a growing ecosystem of property development, infrastructure, healthcare, education, retail, hospitality projects and more. His vision in injecting sustainability, culture and innovation into his portfolio of businesses has led to several iconic projects in Greater China.

At 29 years old, Adrian founded the K11 brand, which intertwines art and commerce through shopping malls, offices and hospitality catering to Millennial and Gen Z consumers. His concept brand K11 is expanding its footprint to 40 projects across 10 Chinese cities in 5 years.

In 2019, Adrian launched Victoria Dockside, a US$ 2.6 billion cultural district that includes cultural-retail flagship K11 MUSEA, K11 ATELIER offices, K11 ARTUS luxury residence, and Rosewood Hotel’s first Hong Kong property. He also provides early-stage funding to technology start-ups and platforms that appeal to younger generation consumers, with several successful investments.

A graduate of Harvard University, he is the youngest person in Hong Kong to receive the Officer in the Order of Arts and Letters in 2017 by the French Government, was listed by Fortune as a “40 Under 40” global business star and a “Young Global Leader” by the World Economic Forum in 2012.

Adrian’s dedication to Creating Shared Value to connect business success with social progress has won him the Shared Value Champion Award in 2020, the first CEO in Asia to claim this title.

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在2019年,鄭志剛先生推出了涉資26億美元的文化矽谷Victoria Dockside,這個占地300萬平方尺的全球藝術與設計新焦點結合100份創意單位的力量,重塑了香港尖沙咀海濱。專案包括K11 MUSEA(世界首個文化零售地標)、以“縱向創意城市”為設計概念的K11 ATELIER辦公大樓; 匠心獨運的尊貴公寓K11 ARTUS,以及集團旗艦奢華酒店項目香港瑰麗酒店。鄭志剛先生同時還為科技初創企業和平臺提供早期融資,擁有多個知名投資項目。

鄭志剛先生畢業於哈佛大學,在2017年獲得法國政府文化部頒授法國藝術與文學軍官勳章,是香港獲得此殊榮中最年輕的獲獎者。此外,他獲美國《財富》雜誌選為“2012年全球40位40歲以下商界精英” (40 Under 40) 一員,並於世界經濟論壇獲選為“全球青年領袖” (Young Global Leader) 。

鄭志剛先生致力於創造共享價值,在取得商業成功的同時亦不遺餘力推動社會進步。在2020年底獲得Shared Value Champion Award,是亞洲首個獲此殊榮的行政總裁。