Biography

Anna Wai-Kwan WONG received B.A. from the University of Hong Kong, M.B.A. from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and Juris Doctor from the University of Hong Kong. 

Anna has an extensive experience in banking and finance.  She had worked in major financial institutions including Citigroup, HSBC, Credit Suisse, BNP Paribas and the Chase Manhattan Bank, covering private banking, asset management, securities brokerage, corporate and commercial banking, credit and risk management.  She was the Head of Private Bank, Greater China at Credit Suisse and the CEO of HSBC Broking Services (Asia) Limited.  She had held Executive Officer/Responsible Officer position of various financial institutions covering type 1, 2, 3, 4, 6 and 9 licensed activities.  Anna had extensive experience in dealing with regulators in her different capacities.

Anna joined the School of Economics and Finance of the University of Hong Kong as Professor of Practice in Finance in July 2017 and is the program co-ordinator for the Bachelor of Finance in Asset Management and Private Banking [BFIN(AMPB)].  Prior to her joining SEF, Anna was and currently still is a part time lecturer at the Law Faculty of the University of Hong Kong convening two courses in LLM – Compliance and Regulations.  She is a trainer at the Hong Kong Securities & Investment Institute running courses relating to private wealth management and the local regulatory framework.

Anna is a Senior Fellow of the HK Securities & Investment Institute, an Honorary Advisor of the Hong Kong Institute of Bankers, a Chapter Honoree of the Chinese University of Hong Kong Chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma, a temporary member of the Financial Reporting Council and a Director of the Hong Kong Sports Institute.  Her previous appointments included member of the Advisory Committee of the Securities and Futures Commission, member of Securities and Futures Appeal Tribunal, Director of the Hong Kong Securities & Investment Institute and Director of the Hong Kong Securities Association Limited.   

Education
  • Bachelor of Arts, HKU
  • Master of Business Administration, CUHK
  • Juris Doctor, HKU