A Member of Chow Tai Fook Enterprises Limited
Mr. Alvin Lim Hoe Pin has been appointed as a Director of the Group since 7 June 2016. Mr. Lim is an Executive Director of Greenheart Group (HK stock code: 94). A graduate of accountancy from Nanyang Technological University in Singapore, Mr. Lim is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Mr. Lim brings to the Group over two decades of experience in auditing, investment, accounting and financial management. Mr. Lim has a wide range of experience in financial due diligence, restructuring, and merger and acquisitions, in particular resources projects. As Senior Consultant at First Gateway Capital (formerly known as "First U.S. Capital"), he was instrumental in helping clients in early stage investment, and providing counsel to small and medium enterprises across Asia, with a focus on transportation, resources, manufacturing, technology and telecommunications. In the earlier days of his career life, he held managerial positions at Ernst and Young, and Transpac Capital, a private equity firm based in Hong Kong with offices in China, Singapore, Malaysia, Taiwan and U.S.A. He joined Sino-Forest Corporation in 2002, and was appointed as Vice President - Finance & Group Financial Controller in 2004.
Mr James Lau is Vice President – Business Development of the Group. Mr Lau graduated from the University of Hong Kong with a Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and the Chinese University of Hong Kong with an MBA degree. As sales and marketing director of Hutchison-Boag Engineering Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hutchison Whampoa Limited engaged in a wide range of engineering and building products, Mr Lau was responsible for initially China trade and later on international sales and marketing. Mr Lau further gained his general management experience from being managing director of Ultimate Collection Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lamex Holding Limited engaged in sales and marketing of imported kitchen cabinets, design, production and retail franchisee recruitment and management of PRC made kitchen cabinets with target markets in Hong Kong and China. Mr Lau joined Sino-Forest Corporation as Sales and Marketing Director in 2003 and has undertaken various positions relating to manufacturing, plantation and trading.