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Biography of Vincent H.S. Lo
Vincent Hong Sui Lo, aged 58, founded the Shui On Group in 1971 and is the Group's Chairman and Chief Executive. He is also Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Shui On Land Limited (SOL), and Chairman of Shui On Construction And Materials Limited (SOCAM). Listed on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong in 1997, SOCAM is engaged in construction, cement production, property development and venture capital investment in Hong Kong, Macau, and the Chinese Mainland. SOL is the Group’s flagship property company in the Chinese Mainland and was listed in Hong Kong in 2006.
Mr. Lo was awarded the Gold Bauhinia Star (GBS) in 1998 and appointed Justice of the Peace in 1999 by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR). In 1999 he was made an Honorary Citizen of Shanghai. He w as named 2001 Businessman of the Year at the Hong Kong Business Awards, and won the Director of the Year Award from The Hong Kong Institute of Directors in 2002 and Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres by the French government in 2005.
In addition to his business capacity, Mr. Lo has been active in community services. He participated in the preparatory works of establishing the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. He currently serves as a Member of The Tenth National Committee of Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, Vice Chairman of All-China Federation of Industry and Commerce, President of Shanghai-Hong Kong Council for the Promotion and Development of Yangtze, Economic Adviser of the Chongqing Municipal Government, Honorary Life President of Business and Professionals Federation of Hong Kong, among his other positions.