Professor Roger King
Founding Director, HKUST Tanoto Center for Asian Family Business and Entrepreneurship Studies
Roger King is Founding Director of both the Tanoto Center for Asian Family Business and Entrepreneurship Studies and the Thompson Center for Business Case Studies, as well as Adjunct Professor of Finance at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). His teaching and research interests include family businesses, family offices, entrepreneurship, and corporate and family governance.
Roger is a former US Naval Officer and has previously served as a member of the Technical Staff of Bell Telephone Laboratories; Non-Executive Director of Orient Overseas (International) Limited and Chief Operating Officer of Orient Overseas (Holdings) Limited, listed on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong (SEHK); Chairman and Founder of ODS System-Pro Computers Limited; Chairman of Euro-Asia Shipyard Limited; Chairman of Pacific Coffee Limited; and President and Chief Executive Officer of Sa Sa International Holdings Limited, listed on SEHK. He also has held numerous board positions.
Roger is a member of the EY Family Business Advisory Council and a member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Family Business Strategy.