Mr. David Chun-Yee PONG, JP
After graduating from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 1991, Mr Pong returned to Hong Kong to work for his family business, Shiu Wing Steel Limited.
Mr Pong also co-founded Dim Sum Television which aims to deepen the dialogue and cultural exchange between China and Hong Kong through popular culture and entertainment.
Mr Pong has served on numerous Government committees and non-profit organizations. He was a Council member of the Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts from 2005 to 2010, and was made an Honorary Fellow of the HKAPA in 2012. Mr Pong also served as member of the Board of Governors of the Hong Kong Arts Centre from 2006 to 2012, as well as Board member of the Asia Art Archive from 2005 to 2010. He was Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Friends of the Hong Kong Museum of Art.
He is currently a member of the Board of Directors of M Plus Museum Limited (M Plus Board) and Acquisitions Committee under M Plus Board, and a member of the Board of Tai Kwun Cultural & Arts Co Ltd (ArtCo).
Overseas, Mr Pong was a trustee of the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco from 2003 to 2017.
Mr Pong is a keen collector of contemporary Chinese ink art. In 2003, he co-founded the Ink Society and now serves as the Vice-Chairman. The Ink Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of art inspired by the Chinese ink tradition.