Victor Li Tzar-kuoi

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Victor Li
Native name 李澤鉅
Born (1964-08-01) 1 August 1964 (age 52)
British Hong Kong
Citizenship Hong Kong, Canada
Alma mater St. Paul's Co-educational College
Stanford University
Occupation Businessman
Organization CK Hutchison Holdings
Spouse(s) Wong Lai-kui
Children 3
Parent(s) Li Ka-shing
Chong Yuet Ming
Relatives Richard Li (brother)
Li Tzar-kuoi
Chinese 李澤鉅

Victor Li Tzar-kuoi, scion of Hong Kong's richest family, is a businessman, currently the Group Co-Managing Director and Deputy Chairman of CK Hutchison Holdings Limited. He is the elder son of tycoon Li Ka-shing and the brother of Richard Li.[1]

Early years[edit]

Born in Hong Kong on 1 August 1964,[2] Victor Li 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 Civil Engineering from Stanford University.[3]

Victor Li was kidnapped in 1996 on his way home after work by notorious gangster "Big Spender" Cheung Tze-keung. Sir Li Ka-shing paid a ransom of HK$1 billion. He is said to have been released after one night.[4] A report was never filed with Hong Kong police. Instead the case was pursued by Mainland authorities, leading to Big Spender's execution, an outcome not possible under Hong Kong law. Rumours circulated of a deal between Sir Li and the Mainland.[4]

Business career[edit]

Victor Li currently holds the following positions:

Other positions[edit]

Victor Li serves as a member of the Standing Committee of the 12th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference.[3] He is also a member of the Commission on Strategic Development of Hong Kong. Li is the Vice Chairman of the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce,[10] and is also the Honorary Consul, for Barbados in Hong Kong.[11]

References[edit]

Jyutping transliteration from Cantonese to Jyutping. J2DB. Retrieved 2017-06-14.