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The Best Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) Awards 2018

Panel of Judges


Ms. Cedar Pan   

Business Owner, Cedar is the owner of Easyou at amazon.com. The supplier of Chinese art supplies.


Mr. Chuck Brooks    

Chuck Brooks is the Principal Market Growth Strategist -- Cybersecurity and Emerging Technologies for General Dynamics Mission Systems. LinkedIn named Chuck as one of “The Top 5 Tech People to Follow on LinkedIn” out of their 500 million members. He has published more than 150 articles and blogs on cybersecurity and technology issues. In both 2017 and 2016, he was named “Cybersecurity Marketer of the Year by the Cybersecurity Excellence Awards. Chuck’s professional industry affiliations include being the Chairman of CompTIA’s New and Emerging Technology Committee, and as a  member of The AFCEA Cybersecurity Committee.

In government, Chuck has served at The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) as the first Legislative Director of  The Science & Technology Directorate at the Department of Homeland Security. He served as a top Advisor to the late Senator Arlen Specter on Capitol Hill covering  security and technology issues on Capitol Hill. 

 In academia, Chuck is an Adjunct Faculty member at Georgetown University in their Applied Intelligence Program was an Adjunct Faculty Member at Johns Hopkins University where he taught a graduate course on homeland security for two years.  He has an MA in International relations from the University of Chicago, a BA in Political Science from DePauw University, and a Certificate in International Law from The Hague Academy of International Law.

Dr. Francois Liebenberg 

Mcom, Risk Management; CEO-SmartFunder (PTY) Ltd; Tutor of Oxford Fintech Programme of University of Oxford; Professional Advisor of Academy of Professional Certification Ltd (APC)

Francois Liebenberg holds a PhD in Risk Management. Francois has lectured Risk Management, Economics and International trade at The North-West University and is an external examiner for the Business Maths faculty of the North-West University.

Having consulted for Deloitte and Touche across the African continent in Banking, Finance, Insurance and Venture Capital, Francois has progressed to building and growing startup businesses in the Fintech space.

Francois currently tutors a Fintech programme for the University of Oxford's Saďd Business School. Francois is a distinguished speaker, with the highlight being a keynote address at the annual BRICS conference on IT in banking, 2017 in Moscow Russia.



Mr. Gary Lam  

Chairman of Asia CEO Community 

ASIA CEO COMMUNITY is a pioneering prestigious club in ASIA specially catered for entrepreneurs and CEOs. The Community has long been creating a nurturing environment for ASIA CEOs and is dedicated to improving the profitability and quality of their enterprises through shared insights and experience. It also serves as a unique platform to facilitate knowledge transfer between different industries. 

Build a strongly knitted community of CEOs across Asia and be a powerful force for change through meaningful business and social relationships​


Mr. Hang Chau 

Chinese Ink Painting Teacher, Painter 著名水墨畫家

CHAU HANG was born in 1962 in Guangzhou, China. During his childhood, Chau was inspired and trained by his father, Mr. Zhou Zhi Yi, in Chinese painting. In 1983, he moved to Hong Kong and continued further study under Professor Chao Shau An (1905–1998), an internationally renowned Chinese painting master, who is also his grandfather. Chau obtained a “Higher Certificate in Illustration” awarded by the Hong Kong Polytechnic in 1988. Mr. Chau's paintings were acquired by the Chinese Museum, Melbourne, Australia in 1995, exhibited in the 11th Exhibition on Modern Chinese Flower-and-Bird Paintings in 1996, and acquired by the Shanghai International Culture Association in 2008. He was a visiting artist in a series of events sponsored by the government and private institutions including the InvestHK, the Urban Renewal Authority and the Hong Kong Childhood Injury Prevention & Research Association to promote awareness in foreign investments, community redevelopment and childhood safety in Hong Kong between 2001 and 2004. In 2006, Mr. Chau published a bilingual guide to Chinese paintings for beginners, “Happy Brush”, in co-operation with the University of Indianapolis (US).

周恒1962年出生於中國,自幼受父親周志毅啟蒙學習中國畫。1983年移居香港,跟隨外公趙少昂教授(嶺南畫派大師)研習中國畫。1988年獲取香港理工學院【插圖設計高級證書】。曾應邀為香港投資推廣署、香港市區重建局、香港兒童安全促進會及多家商業機構創作水墨畫,推廣投資香港、社區發展項目、兒童安全活動及商業宣傳等。 2006年與美國印第安那納普利斯大學University of Indianapolis合作出版【快樂學國畫】。2007年-2008年應邀為香港【資本雜誌週刊】Capital Weekly-藝術有價專欄、【快週刊】Express Weekly-金錢與藝術等專欄,撰文品評書畫藝術投資。


Dr. Keith Chau

Programme Director, Entrepreneurship, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

‎Institute for Entrepreneurship(IE)  endeavors to make PolyU a truly unique organization of its kind for entrepreneurship development in both academic and business arenas. By fostering "Do Well, Do Good" entrepreneurial culture in the University and the community, we help shape our next generation to be the future innovation drivers with responsible attitude to the society. fE creates a platform to foster innovation and entrepreneurial culture and practices as a new model to achieve knowledge transfer. I/E creates an organic ambience facilitating the young community to practice entrepreneurial spirit. Together with commercialization of hard and soft skill sets rooted from research works, they will become the future leaders directing the sustainable development of our knowledge economy.


Ms. Kim Key

Head of Talent Management, Getsmarter, South Africa

In 2008, at the tip of Africa, GetSmarter, is founded by brothers Sam and Rob Paddock. The first online course ever presented was Wine Evaluation in partnership with the University of Stellenbosch. Later the same year, Africa’s leading university—the University of Cape Town—agreed to collaborate with GetSmarter



Dr. Lee Chi Ming    

Director, Knowledge Transfer, Office of Research and Knowledge Transfer Services, Chinese University of Hong Kong.

The mission of  the Office of Research and Knowledge Transfer Services of The Chinese University of Hong Kong includes: administrating funding for knowledge transfer, identifying knowledge transfer opportunities, providing strategic advice on knowledge transfer, liaising between CUHK and industrial partners, facilitating the development of CUHK’s intellectual property and supporting CUHK’s innovative and entrepreneurial undertakings..



Mr. Louie Shum          

CEO, Sincere Securities Ltd.

沈振盈, 香港著名股市分析員及評論員,訊匯證券行政總裁。證監會持牌人士。



Mr. Louis Leung 

Louis Wing On LEUNG  梁永安 www.greatwingon.com 
Certified Public Accountant (Practising since 1984)
資深執業會計師 (自1984年)
International Senior Economic Consultant of The People's Government of Shaanxi Province
陝西省人民政府 - 國際高級經濟顧問
President  主席
Wing On CPA & Associates  永安會計師事務所
WING ON PROFESSIONAL GROUP 永安專業集團                    
President  主席
Hong Kong Chinese Industry and Commerce Association 
6th World Chairman   第六屆 世界總會長
Distinguished Citizens Society International  World Association 
國際傑人會  世界總會                                                                      

Wing On Professional Group (WOPG)
WOPG was founded by Louis Wing On LEUNG (www.greatwingon.com), Hong Kong Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Practising since 1984, in 2001. Louis , being the President of Wing On CPA & Associates Limited, has over 39 years experience in big, medium and small CPA firms up to now (2018) since he joined KPMG (previously known as "PMM") in 1979. From his clients' feedbacks over a number of years, he realised that clients needed other related services in addition to the core businesses (audit, accounting,taxation, company secretarial services) of a typical CPA firm. In addition, apart from being a Practising CPA,  Louis was also an independent elected District Councillor (Board Member) of The Peak, The Central & Western District. He used his same principle for being a District Councillor viz. "Total Solution Provider" and incorporated WOPG to provide different services with strategic partners including: Listing & Finance, Assets Management, Financial Planning, Securities Dealing, Insurance Arrangement, Education & Training, Medical & Health , Human Resources, Art & Culture, Business Consultancy, Immigration & Visa, Information Technology, Nominee & Management ……
Geographically, WOPG is providing services in different countries and places apart from Hong Kong such as in Mainland China different provinces / cities viz. Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Chongqing, Shannix, Shangtong, Zhuhai, Macau, and USA, UK, Russia, Australia, Canada, Singapore, Taiwan, Cyrus ……
The "PIN" of WOPG is "Professionalism, Integrity, Network".

For more details, please visit


Mr. Peter Yip   

Chairman and Founder of Asia Pacific Professional Managers Association (APPM),

Honorary Chairman of Hong Kong Financial Services Professionals Association, Honorary Adviser of Shenzhen Family Office Association,

Fellow of Hong Kong Institute of Directors, Fellow of Hong Kong Institute of Bankers, Fellow of Hong Kong Society of Economists.

Asia Pacific Professional Managers Association (www.apac-pma.com) was established in Hong Kong in 2013 with a mission to promote leadership excellence in the Asia Pacific region. It takes a leading role to support the China Professional Managers Associations’ Alliance (with 100 Associations in China) to develop more future leaders.

Peter Yip is the Founding Chairman of APPM. He has more than twenty years of human resource management and consulting experience in leading financial institutions, including JPMorgan, Chase Manhattan Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, ABN AMRO Bank and The Bank of East Asia.  Apart from practical banking experience, Peter specializes in organizational integration, leadership alignment, change management, culture development, performance management and feedback management.

Peter is a seasoned and professional consultant in the market. He has lead many successful consulting projects and facilitated hundreds of training programs in over 15 countries in USA, UK, Europe and Asia Pacific region. Peter is also a popular global speaker. He always gives visionary and thought-provoking speeches and presentation in the West and the East such as the American Society for Training & Development Conference in London, the Summit on Globalization of Human Resource in Taiwan, the Institute of Human Resource Management in Hong Kong, etc.



Mr. Peter Koo   

Partner, Deloitte China

Deloitte” is the brand under which tens of thousands of dedicated professionals in independent firms throughout the world collaborate to provide audit & assurance, consulting, financial advisory, risk advisory, tax and related services to select clients.

These firms are members of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, a UK private company limited by guarantee (“DTTL”). Each DTTL member firm provides services in particular geographic areas and is subject to the laws and professional regulations of the particular country or countries in which it operates. Each DTTL member firm is structured in accordance with national laws, regulations, customary practice, and other factors, and may secure the provision of professional services in its territory through subsidiaries, affiliates, and other related entities. Not every DTTL member firm provides all services, and certain services may not be available to attest clients under the rules and regulations of public accounting. DTTL and each DTTL member firm are legally separate and independent entities, which cannot obligate each other. DTTL and each DTTL member firm are liable only for their own acts and omissions, and not those of each other. DTTL (also referred to as “Deloitte Global”) does not provide services to clients.

About Deloitte China

The Deloitte brand first came to China in 1917 when a Deloitte office was opened in Shanghai. Now the Deloitte China network of firms, backed by the global Deloitte network, deliver a full range of audit & assurance, consulting, financial advisory, risk advisory and tax services to local, multinational and growth enterprise clients in China. We have considerable experience in China and have been a significant contributor to the development of China's accounting standards, taxation system and local professional accountants. To learn more about how Deloitte makes an impact that matters in the China marketplace, please connect via www2.deloitte.com/cn/en/social-media.


Mr. Raymond Mok

General Manager, Shun Hing Electronic Trading Co., Ltd.


Professor Harold Yih-Chi TAN, Ph.D. 

譚義績教授, 國立臺灣大學, 天災中心主任

Professor of Bioenvironmental Systems Engineering; and

Director, Center for Weather Climate and Disaster Research, National Taiwan University (NTU)

His research related to earthquake to analyze the groundwater level changed with analytical solution and observed data to be verified to published at Water Resources Research. Furthermore, the national policy of watershed management and Flood mitigation after the 921 Chi-Chi Earthquake in Taiwan is published on Natural Hazards.

His research has focused on climate change, flood control, debris flow, muddy flow, land subsidence and risk disasters reduction, and disaster management.

He have been invited by many conferences to be a keynote speaker, such as Tokyo, Hong Kong, Xian , Beijing, Los Angels, Washington DC and Hawaii etc.



Mr. Tyn Van Amelsfoort  

Chairman, ASIS Hong Kong Chapter  

 The Hong Kong Chapter of ASIS International, the world’s largest organization for security professionals, with more than 38,000 members, globally. Supporting its members in Hong Kong, Macau and China, the Chapter promotes security education, professional standards and industry awareness via seminars, training courses, professional certification, advocacy and by hosting security and networking events. The Chapter is also represented at various government security bodies and committees. The Chapter is a non-profit organization and is registered under the Societies Ordinance of Hong Kong.



Dr. William Lo, JP       

“Global Leader for Tomorrow” of World Economic Forum 1996;

Top 25 Asia’s Digital Elite of the Asia Week magazine 2000

Dr. William Wing-Yan LO, JP, is currently the Vice Chairman of Kidsland International Holdings Ltd (SEHK:2122); Chairman of Captcha Media Ltd, a digital marketing & strategy agency, as well as Strategenes Limited, a financial & strategy advisory firm in HK. He is a Founding Governor of the Charles K Kao Foundation for Alzheimer's Disease as well as The Independent Schools Foundation Academy, one of the most well known independent schools in HK. He had subsequently held various top management posts at HK Telecom, Cable & Wireless plc, Citibank, WPP plc, China Unicom, I.T Limited and South China Media Group.

He is renown for being the founder of Netvigator, the largest Internet business in Hong Kong, as well as iTV (the predecessor of NowTV), the first interactive and on-demand TV service in the world. Dr. Lo obtained a MPhil degree in Molecular Pharmacology and a PhD degree in Genetic Engineering/Neuroscience, both from Cambridge University, UK.

In 1996, he was selected as a “Global Leader for Tomorrow” by the Davos-based renowned global organization World Economic Forum. In 2000, he was selected as one of the top 25 Asia’s Digital Elites by the Asia Week magazine.

Dr. Lo has held numerous Government appointments during his career and is currently a member of the Cyberport Advisory Panel and a Member of the Hospital Governing Committee of HK Red Cross Blood Transfusion Service. He was a board member of the Broadcasting Authority as well as the ASTRI and the Science Park. He was also a founding member of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong’s Growth Enterprise Market (GEM) Listing Committee.



Evaluation Panel Committee:

Dr. Will Chong

Chairman of the Evaluation Panel Committee, ERM Award 2018, UK

City of York Ambassador, Executive Headteacher of York Chinese School, President of York Chinese Association, Director of OEzone Ltd


Dr. Freddii Lee

Executive Committee Member of Academy of Professional Certification (APC)

Director of Consulting Company FCRP CCC CRT FMAPP FRFP FCOPA FCPM FIMC

Chairman of Institute of Crisis and Risk Management (ICRM), ISO TC Members

Dr. Danny Ha

Chairman and Founder, The Best ERM Award (since 2015); Chairman and Founder: Academy of Professional Certification (APC), Charitable NGO in HKSARG since 2012

Members of ISO 31000 TC 262, ISO 29100 SC 27 and ISO 22300 TC 292 appointed by HKSARG; CPERM, FCPCM, FCRP, FCRT, MGARP, CPM, CMA (Mediation), CISSP, CSSLP, CISA, CISM, CRISC, ITIL-Expert, PMP, APSNY (Photography), Artist; Painter; MBA; Oxford Fintech Program Certificate, University of Oxford, UK; Business Sustainability Management (BSM) Certificate, CISL Cambridge, University of Cambridge, UK; Higher Education Pedagogy Certificate, University of Harvard, USA; Value of Art: Art as a Global Business, Certificate of Sotheby Institute of Art (SIA), London, UK; Honoree of the First Asia-Pacific Information Security Leadership Achievements Programme (ISLA) 2007, ISC2;

Fintech Advisor of Asia CEO Community, Hong Kong; Advisor of HKPUSU Accounting & Finance Society; Affiliate Member of Operational Risk, Credit Risk and Culture & Governance Community, GARP;

Tutor (seasonal) of Cyber Security: Managing Risk in the Information Age Course, Harvard University, Getsmarter online;

CEO and Chairman of APC; GDPR Data Protection Officer, Auditor and Consultant of ISO 31000/ 31004, ISO 29100, ISO 10003, ISO 9001, ISO 27001, ISO 28000, ISO 20000, ISO 22300, ISO 17024, ISO 17025, PIA, PCA for HKSARG & Macau SAR Governments, NGO, Charity, FSI, and MNC Worldwide;

CEO and Project Director of OneNet (Est.1999, ISO compliance organisation), Enterprise Risk & Information Security Management, ISO Certification Consultation and Implementation, and ISO 20000 Certification and Implementation

Email: apcorg@yahoo.com.hk



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