Company News - 05/11/2021

AMTD News | Calvin Choi appointed as GFI’s International Council member

Yesterday, Global FinTech Institute (GFI) has announced the establishment of its International Council, with Mr. Calvin Choi, Chairman of AMTD Group, appointed as one of its members.

This International Council will provide strategic guidance to GFI in promoting FinTech education and exchange of ideas globally, as well as establishing thought leadership within the industry by sharing the best practices of different countries and regions. Its members include:

H.E. Dr Serey Chea, Assistant Governor, National Bank of Cambodia
Mr Calvin Choi, Chairman, AMTD Group; Founding Chairman, Greater Bay Young Entrepreneurs Association; Vice President, China Youth Entrepreneurs Association
Prof Sheng Songcheng, Counselor of PBoC and Shanghai Municipal People’s Government; Adjunct Professor of Economics and Finance at China Europe International Business School (former Director General of the Financial Survey and Statistics Department at PBoC)
Prof Wang Hong, President of China Europe International Business School; Professor of Management (Tier-2)
Dr Xiao Feng, Chairman and CEO, Wanxiang Blockchain Inc.
Mr Zhou Yanli, Former Vice Chairman of the China Insurance Regulatory Commission

The Global FinTech Institute, headquartered in Singapore, is a global professional credentialing body dedicated to creating greater collaboration, advocacy, ethics and knowledge for all Fintech professionals. It aims to empower members and the community to leverage FinTech for growth and transformation, through engaging the community in the latest trends, issues and development in FinTech; facilitating collaborations with and knowledge-sharing among regional and international FinTech organisations; promoting best practices and co-developing standards and governance guidelines for the fair use of FinTech and providing education and training to build industry capabilities and groom talents in FinTech.