Dr LEE Ka Kit - GBS, JP, DBA (Hon)
Dr Lee Ka Kit, a Member of the Standing Committee of the 13th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, has been an Executive Director of the Company since 1985 and the Vice Chairman since 1993. He was educated in the United Kingdom and has been primarily responsible for the development of the People’s Republic of China business of Henderson Land Group since he joined the Company in 1985. He is the vice chairman of Henderson Development Limited. He is also the vice chairman of Henderson Investment Limited, a non-executive director of The Hong Kong and China Gas Company Limited and The Bank of East Asia, Limited as well as an independent non-executive director of Xiaomi Corporation, all of which are listed companies. He was appointed as a Justice of the Peace in 2009 and was awarded the Gold Bauhinia Star (GBS) in 2015 by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. He is a member as well as the chairman of the Board of Directors of One Country Two Systems Research Institute. He was awarded an Honorary University Fellowship by The University of Hong Kong in 2009 and an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Business Administration by Edinburgh Napier University in July 2014. He is the son of Dr Lee Shau Kee, the brother of Ms Lee Pui Man, Margaret and Mr Lee Ka Shing, the brother-in-law of Mr Li Ning and the relative of Mr Lee Tat Man and Madam Fung Lee Woon King.