Mr. Stephen Tai Tak Fung
Mr. Stephen Tai Tak Fung is the founder of Four Seas Group, a conglomerate specialized in raw material supply, food manufacturing, food trading and distribution, as well as cafes, chain restaurants and investment holdings business. Built on a history of quality and innovation for more than 40 years, the Group has grown from a small importer to one of the largest food enterprise in Hong Kong, providing a variety of 5,000 products to its international consumers produced by its 20 food processing plants all over China and Hong Kong.
Mr. Tai is highly recognized for his contributions and achievements in the society and the food industry. Apart from being awarded the Gold Bauhinia Star, Silver Bauhinia Star and Justice of the Peace by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), Mr. Tai is also a member of the Standing Committee of both the National and the Guangdong Provincial Committee of the Chinese People Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC).
He also received numerous awards and accolades, including the World Outstanding Chinese Award, Top 10 Business Leader of Asia Brand, the Outstanding Contribution Award of the China National Food Industry, the Award of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of Japan for the Overseas Promotion of Japanese Food, and the 30th Food Industry Distinguished Service Award.
Being a renowned and patriotic entrepreneur in Mainland China and Hong Kong, Mr. Tai plays an active role in different community affairs. He is the president of Friends of Hong Kong Association, the Association of the Hong Kong Members of Guangdong's CPPCC, the Hong Kong Foodstuffs Association and Guangdong Province Prosperous Canton Opera Foundation. He is also the chairman of Hong Kong Guangdong Chamber of Foreign Investors and a consultant of the China National Food Industry Association.