Mr. Douglas So, JP
Mr Douglas So Cheung Tak JP is a solicitor of Hong Kong. He worked at Baker McKenzie and later as Executive Director, Charities / General Counsel at the Hong Kong Jockey Club for over twenty years. Mr So was formerly Vice President of the University of Hong Kong in charge of institutional advancement.
In 2014, Mr So founded F11 Foto Museum inside a heritage building in Happy Valley to promote photography, heritage conservation and private museums. In 2017, he established f22 foto space in Wanchai, which is an award winning gallery focusing on photo art, contemporary artists and creative design. Subsequently, he opened the Leica flagship store in Causeway Bay as a joint venture with the German camera manufacturer. In 2020, f22 opened a vintage camera shop and gallery at the Peninsula Hotel in Kowloon.
Mr So is keen to serve the community. Currently, he is the Chairman of the following:
a/ Antiquities Advisory Board;
b/ Advisory Committee on Chinese Medicine Development Fund;
c/ Hong Kong Jockey Club Music and Dance Fund;
d/ Corporate Governance Committee of UNICEF HK; and
e/ Development Committee of the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts.
Mr So also serves as a member of the Advisory Committee on Built Heritage Conservation and the Museum Advisory Committee. In addition, he is a board member of M Plus Collections Limited; Food Angel and the Duchess of Kent Children’s Hospital.