Y.K. Pang was appointed Deputy Managing Director of Jardine Matheson Holdings Limited in August 2016, having first joined the Board in 2011. He is deputy chairman of Jardine Matheson Limited, chairman of Jardine Pacific, chairman and chief executive of Jardine Motors, and a director of Jardine Matheson (China) Limited.
Mr Pang joined the Jardine Matheson Group in Hong Kong in 1984, where he first worked in a variety of positions in the trading, marketing and retail sectors of the Group. He was appointed director of Jardine Pacific in 1995 with responsibility for the company’s restaurants businesses, and in 1999 he moved to Jardine Motors as chief executive officer of Zung Fu before becoming executive chairman in 2003. In 2007 he was appointed chief executive of listed-subsidiary Hongkong Land, a property investment, management and development group.
Mr Pang was born in Hong Kong in 1960 and graduated from the University of Nottingham with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering and a Master of Business Administration Degree from the University of Edinburgh in the United Kingdom. He completed the Program for Global Leadership at Harvard Business School in 1998. In July 2016, he was conferred an Honorary Doctorate degree by the University of Edinburgh.
Mr Pang is married with two children.