Sunday, April 21, 2024

Hong Kong Disneyland’s parent company reappoints two independent directors to board

The shareholders of Hongkong International Theme Parks Limited (HKITP) (i.e. the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (the Government) and The Walt Disney Company) announced the re-appointment of Mr Cha Mou Sing, Payson and Mr Fung Ying Wai, Wilson as Independent Non-Executive Directors (INEDs) for a term of two years with effect from 1 September 2020.

Mr Cha is the Chairman of HKR International Limited. He chaired the Board of the Ocean Park Corporation from 1997 to 2000. Mr Fung was Group Financial Controller of Jardine Matheson and the President of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is the Chairman of the Hong Kong Dance Company and a Board Member of the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority. Mr Cha was first appointed as an INED of HKITP in 2006 and Mr Fung was first appointed in 2018. Both Mr Cha and Mr Fung have extensive local and regional business experience that is beneficial to the strategic and continuous development of HKITP.

HKITP is a joint venture established by the Government and The Walt Disney Company in 1999 for the development and operation of Hong Kong Disneyland Resort. There are 11 Directors on the Board of HKITP including the two INEDs.

Joe Kleiman
Joe Kleiman
Raised in San Diego on theme parks, zoos, and IMAX films, InPark's Senior Correspondent Joe Kleiman would expand his childhood loves into two decades as a projectionist and theater director within the giant screen industry. In addition to his work in commercial and museum operations, Joe has volunteered his time to animal husbandry at leading facilities in California and Texas and has played a leading management role for a number of performing arts companies. Joe previously served as News Editor and has remained a contributing author to InPark Magazine since 2011. HIs writing has also appeared in Sound & Communications, LF Examiner, Jim Hill Media, The Planetarian, Behind the Thrills, and MiceChat His blog, takes an unconventional look at the attractions industry. Follow on twitter @ThemesRenewed Joe lives in Sacramento, California with his wife, dog, and a ghost.

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