Grand Opening of “South China Fortune Summit”

9 Nov, 2018 10:15
source: 香港奇点财经 Singularity Financial

香港奇点财经 Singularity Financial Nov.9 2018

(Hong Kong, 9 November 2018) – The South China Fortune Summit was held by the Global Finance Alumni Association of Amoy University (the “Association”) at the Hong Kong Stock Exchange today. The forum was themed by “open, global, creative, progressive “. Three keynote speeches and three roundtable forums were arranged at the forum.

Ms. Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, Chief Executive of Hong Kong S.A.R., attended the forum and delivered a speech as one of the guests of honour. Attendees also included Mr. Chen Dong, Deputy Director of the Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government in the Hong Kong S.A.R., Mr. Zhang Xiang, President of The University of Hong Kong, Mr. Zhang Rong, President of Xiamen University, Mr. Zhu Chongshi, Former President and Chairman of the General Alumni Association of Xiamen University, and Mr. Jack Chen Shaojie, Founder& Chairman of the Association, as well as more than 350 senior financial professionals from Hong Kong S.A.R., Chinese mainland, other countries and regions.

Mr. Zhang Rong, President of Xiamen University, gave a speech as a guest of honour on that day. He pointed out that the economic and financial subjects of Xiamen University have a long history and a massive accumulation. He hoped that this event would strengthen the exchanges and cooperation among the alumni of Xiamen University engaged in finance, sophisticate the financial reform in the new era of contemporary China, and serve the development of Chinese economy and world economy.

Mr. Zhang Xiang, President of The University of Hong Kong, made a speech as a special guest, congratulating the Association on the establishment.

Mr. Li Xiaojia, Charles, an alumnus of Xiamen University and the Executive Director and Chief Executive of Hong Kong Stock Exchange, gave a keynote speech as a guest of honour on the “opportunity of connectivity in the new international situation”. He was bestowed on the title of the “Top Honorary Adviser of the Global Finance Alumni Association of Amoy University “. Mr. George Gilder, a futurist and speechwriter of the U.S. President, and Mr. Andrew Sheng, Chairman of the Institute of KNB, Malaysia, and Former President of the Securities and Futures Commission of Hong Kong, delivered keynote speeches as special guests.

George Gilder, American investor, writer, economist, techno-utopian advocate

Andrew Sheng,Malaysian Chinese Economist

Roundtable Forum I:  Application of Digital Economy and Blockchain Finance

Mr. Zhang Yichun, Head of the Financial Research Institute of Xiamen University and the Chairman of the Cross-Straits Financial Forum Promotion Association;

Mr. Wan Jianhua, President of the Association of Shanghai Internet Financial Industry;

Mr. Zhao Danyang, Founder of Pure Heart Natural Selection Fund;

Mr. Xiang Shaohua, Dean of college of Big Data and Internet of Shenzhen Technology University;

Mr. Yao Yongjie, Chairman of Grandshores Technology Group Limited.

Roundtable Forum II:  Intersection of the Capital Market

Mr. Jason Wang, President of Zhongguancun Private Equity & Venture Capital Association;

Dr. Wei Chen, Chairman of Shenzhen Oriental Fortune Capital Investment Management;

Mr.Sun Mingchun, Chairman and Investment Director of Deepwater Capital;

Mr. Pu Yonghao, Founding Partner of Fountainhead Partners.

Roundtable Forum IIIOpportunities and Challenges in Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area

Mr. Hong Weimin, Chief Liaison Officer of Hong Kong Affairs, Qianhai Authority;

Mr. Cao Zhongxiong, Executive Director of New Economic Research Institute, China (Shenzhen) Development Institute;

Mr. Fang Zhou , Research Director of One Country Two Systems Research Institute;

Mr. Lin Zhong, Founder, Executive Director and Chairman of CIFI Group;

Mr. Xiao Geng, Professor of Financial Practice of Peking University HSBC Business School.

About the Global Finance Alumni Association of Amoy University

Xiamen is the first group of free trade ports and special economic zones in China. Thanks to its special geographical location, Xiamen University has cultivated more than 70,000 practitioners for the financial communities. The alumni of Xiamen University have made great achievements in the field of economics and finance. In Hong Kong, many outstanding alumni, such as Mr. Li Xiaojia, chief executive of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, are also working hard to promote the principle of “One country, two systems”.

The establishment of the Global Finance Alumni Association of Amoy University is a pioneer among the universities in China. Its purpose is to gather the alumni and build a common platform for global financial alumni resources. Based in Hong Kong, the international financial center, it will strengthen the interaction between academia and industry, consolidate Hong Kong’s position as an international financial center in the new era, and make contribution to the reform of financial services and China’s economic development.