Nicholas Timothy James Colfer
Appointed to the Board in May 2006, Mr Colfer is a Director of one of the group’s entities. He is Chairman of Tai Ping Carpets International Limited and a Director of Sir Elly Kadoorie & Sons Limited, overseeing a number of Kadoorie family interests in Hong Kong and overseas and, as such, is associated with the substantial shareholders of the company. He also serves on several other corporate Boards in Hong Kong. He holds BA and MA degrees from the University of Oxford and has over 35 years of experience in corporate management in the Asia Pacific region, principally in real estate, manufacturing and distribution. He is 62 years old.