Victor Li Tzar-kuoi

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Victor Li
Native name 李澤鉅
Born (1964-08-01) 1 August 1964 (age 50)
British Hong Kong
Citizenship Hong Kong, Canada
Alma mater St. Paul's Co-educational College
Stanford University
Occupation Businessman
Organization Cheung Kong (Holdings) Limited
Spouse(s) Wong Lai-kui
Victor Li Tzar-kuoi
Chinese 李澤鉅

Victor Li Tzar-kuoi (born 1 August 1964) is a Hong Kong businessman, served as Vice-chairman and Managing director of Cheung Kong (Holdings) Limited. He is the elder son of tycoon Li Ka-shing and the brother of Richard Li. Li had a net worth of $730 million CDN in 2006. [1]

Early years[edit]

Born in Hong Kong, he attended the St. Paul's Co-educational College in Hong Kong, and holds a B.Sc. degree in Civil Engineering and a M.Sc. degree in Structural Engineering from Stanford University.

Victor Li was kidnapped in 1996 by notorious gangster "Big Spender" Cheung Chi Keung, and released after a reported ransom of HK$1 billion was paid.[1]

Business career[edit]

Li currently holds the following positions:

Other positions[edit]

Victor Li serves as a member of the Standing Committee of the 10th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference. He is also a member of the Executive Committee of the Commission on Strategic Development of Hong Kong. Mr Li is one of three Vice Chairmen of the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce.[3] Honorary Consul, for Barbados in Hong Kong.[4]

Canadian connection[edit]

Li immigrated to Canada and spent time with investment bank Wood Gundy Incorporated, a company later acquired by CIBC. He is the Co-Chairman of Canadian-based Husky Energy.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Stella Lee, "Police plan to seize assets of 'Big Spender", The Standard, August 19, 1998
  2. ^ "Air Canada unions dig in, rescue deal seen at risk". Usatoday.com. 5 April 2004. Retrieved 2011-02-21. 
  3. ^ http://www.chamber.org.hk/memberarea/committee/gc/memberlist.asp
  4. ^ Profile of Mr. Li, Life Sciences division