Listed in Hong Kong since 1981, Henderson Land is a leading property developer with businesses in Hong Kong and throughout mainland China.
We create award-winning high quality new homes and commercial developments, ranging from city landmarks such as the International Finance Centre complex in Hong Kong and World Financial Centre in Beijing, to exceptional residential properties such as 39 Conduit Road, The Gloucester and Double Cove.
In addition to our core businesses of property development and property investment, Henderson Land also holds strategic investments in two listed subsidiaries (namely, Henderson Investment Limited and Miramar Hotel and Investment Company, Limited) and two listed associates (namely, The Hong Kong and China Gas Company Limited, which in turn has equity stakes in a listed subsidiary, Towngas China Company Limited and Hong Kong Ferry (Holdings) Company Limited. This portfolio provides significant shared synergies.
Henderson Land was founded in 1976 by Dr. The Honourable Lee Shau Kee, GBM, and he was the Chairman and Managing Director until his retirement on 28 May 2019 whilst remaining as an Executive Director. Each of Dr Lee Ka Kit and Mr Lee Ka Shing was appointed as Chairman and Managing Director of Henderson Land on 28 May 2019. Henderson Land is one of the largest business entities in Hong Kong, with approximately 9,000 full-time employees. We have the largest agricultural land holding among all property developers in Hong Kong and an extensive land bank in mainland China.
The vision and values of Dr. Lee Shau Kee, an innovator and industry veteran, led to the success of our operations. Our aim is to add value for our shareholders, customers and the community through a commitment to excellence in product quality and service delivery as well as a continuous focus on sustainability and the environment.
Our projects are the result of close collaboration with some of the world's foremost architects and professionals to ensure we deliver contemporary designs that are appropriate to their context. Our operations are vertically integrated, enabling the design, development, construction and management of all projects in a very efficient and consistent manner.
As we continue to build our business concurrently in Hong Kong and mainland China, we will introduce further iconic commercial and residential development projects, utilizing the same mix of innovative designs, high quality construction and property management and community commitment that have helped us to earn a solid reputation to-date.