Mr. Silas Yang

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    Mr. Silas Yang is currently serving as a member of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference.

    He is a Justice of the Peace in Hong Kong.  He is a Steward of the Hong Kong Jockey Club, a Member of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, the Deputy Chairman of the Council of the Open University of Hong Kong, a Board Member and the Audit Committee Chairman of the Hang Seng Management College.  He is also an Independent Non-executive Director of Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Limited and an Independent Non-executive Director of Tencent Holdings Ltd.

    Mr. Yang retired from PwC on 30 June 2015.  Before his retirement, Mr. Yang served as one of the five members of the Global Network Leadership Team of PwC (2009-2015) and was the Asia Pacific Chairman and the Executive Chairman of PwC China, Hong Kong, Singapore and Taiwan (2001-2015).

    Mr. Yang graduated from the London School of Economics and Political Science in 1978.  Mr. Yang is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.