Who We Are

Our Leadership

TNC Team
TNC Asia Pacific Council members held their annual meeting in the morning before the Gala. © Rayman@R-Monochrome Photos

Asia Pacific Volunteer Leadership

The Nature Conservancy’s (TNC’s) Asia Pacific Council consists of an impressive group of business, political, and academic leaders from Asia and around the world to help our staff and members solve the most challenging global conservation threats affecting Hong Kong and the greater Asia Pacific region. They provide critical leadership as we innovate solutions to protect land and water, tackle climate change, provide food and water sustainably, build healthy cities and connect people and nature.

  • Co-Chairs

    Fred Zuliu Hu, Ph.D. – Chairman and Founder, Primavera Capital

    Moses K. Tsang – Chairman, AP Capital Holdings Inc.

  • Vice Chairs

    Anla Cheng – Founder & CEO, SupChina

    Robert McLean AM – Senior Advisor, McKinsey & Company

    George Tahija – Commissioner & Chairman, PT Austindo Nusantara Jaya Tbk (ANJ)

  • Members

    Nicolás Aguzin – CEO, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited

    Nancy Bowen – Senior Advisor, Teneo Strategy

    George Burrill – Founder & Retired CEO, Associates in Rural Development (ARD)

    Mark Burrows – Senior Advisor, Macquarie Group

    Filippo Gori – Chief Executive Officer, Asia Pacific, J.P. Morgan

    Ken Hitchner – Senior Director, Goldman Sachs

    Hemendra Kothari – Chairman, DSP BlackRock Investment Managers Private Limited

    Aaron Lau – Chairman & CEO, Gusto Collective

    Ellana Lee – Senior Vice President & Managing Editor, CNN International

    Jeannie Cho Lee - Professor of Practice, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

    Todd Leland - President, Asia Pacific Ex-Japan, Goldman Sachs

    Kathy Matsui – Co-Founder and General Partner, MPower Partners

    Jeff Morgan – Founder and Executive Director, Global Conservation

    John P. Morgridge – Chairman Emeritus, Cisco Systems

    Rob Morrison – Chairman, H.R.L. Morrison & Co

    Shanti Poesposoetjipto – Chairperson, PT Samudera Indonesia Tbk

    Frank Wei – Managing Director and Co-head of China, Warburg Pincus Asia

    Douglas Woo – Chairman and Managing Director, Wheelock and Company Limited

    Katherine Yip – Chairman and Founder, KYG International

  • Special Advisor

    Wallace Chan – Artist

    Karen Mok – Artist

    Lei Xu – Artist

    Min-Jun Yue – Artist

  • Emeritus Advisors

    Joseph Y. Bae

    Brian Brille

    R. Champion de Crespigny AC

    Morris Chang

    Edgar Cheng

    Timothy D. Dattels

    Steven A. Denning

    S. Dhanabalan

    Victor Fung

    Geh Min, M.D.

    Charles Goode

    Thomas D. Gorman

    Julia S. Gouw

    Charles Ho

    Ho Kwon Ping

    Douglas Tong Hsu

    Gautam S. Kaji

    Tommy Koh

    Kay Kuok

    David S. Lee

    Lee Kuan Yew – Founding Chairman

    Richard Li

    Princess Hajah Masna

    Robert Morse

    Maria Myers Ao

    Timothy Ong

    Thomas Ou

    Anand Panyarachun

    Henry M. Paulson, Jr. – Founding Chairman

    Abdul Rachman Ramly

    Stanley Shih

    Chang Sun

    Edward S. Tian

    Wang Qishan

    Shinichiro Watari

    John C. Whitehead

    Francis Sock Ping Yeoh

    Lei Zhang

    Shirley Young

    James C. Morgan 

    Melvyn Pun 

    Hon. Robert Hill

Asia Pacific Leadership Council

  • Co-Chairs

    Moses Tsang - Chairman, AP Capital Holdings Inc.

    Filippo Gori - Chief Executive Officer, Asia Pacific, J.P. Morgan

  • Members

    Rajiv Louis - Senior Advisor, Creador 

    Emily Lam - Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Empact28

    Yat Siu - Co-founder and Chairman, Animoca Brands

    Ellana Lee - Senior Vice President & Managing Editor, CNN International

    Bryant Lu - Vice Chairman, Ronald Lu and Partners (RLP)

    Jeffrey Ren - Technology Investor

    Jennifer Yu Cheng - Deputy Vice Chairwoman, CTF Education Group

    Kenny Lam – CEO and Head of Asia Pacific, Two Sigma 

For our global executive team and Board of Directors, please visit our global website here.

曼克頓崔恩堡公園 擁有超過550種植物,樹木和灌木,是鳥類和其他野生動物的重要棲息地。 © Diane Cook & Len Jenshel