Dr. William Fung is the Deputy Chairman of the Fung Group, a Hong Kong based multinational which comprises major operating groups engaging in trading, logistics, distribution and retailing. He serves as a Non-Executive Director of Convenience Retail Asia Limited and Global Brands Group Holding Limited, both are publicly listed companies within the Fung Group. He was the Group Chairman since May 2012 and became Group Non-Executive Chairman of Li & Fung Limited (privatised in May 2020) until October 2020.
Graduated from Princeton University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering. Holds an MBA degree from the Harvard Graduate School of Business. Degrees of Doctor of
Business Administration, honoris causa, were conferred by The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, by Hong Kong Baptist University and the Wawasan Open University of Malaysia.
He previously held key positions in major trade and business associations, past Chairman of the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce, the Hong Kong Exporters’ Association and the Hong Kong Committee for Pacific Economic Cooperation Council.