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Lui Woo

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Dr. Lui Woo serves as Founder, Board Member, Chairman & Executive Director at Galaxy Entertainment Group. He has been a Director of the Company since August 1991 and is the Chairman and a member of the Executive Board of the Company. He is also the Chairman and the Managing Director of K. Wah International Holdings Limited. He has over 50 years' experience in quarrying, construction materials and property development. He was the Founding Chairman of the Institute of Quarrying in the UK (Hong Kong Branch) and the Chairman of the Tung Wah Group of Hospitals. He is also the Founding Chairman of The Federation of Hong Kong Hotel Owners, the President of Tsim Sha Tsui East Property Developers Association, the Founding President of Hong Kong - Guangdong Economic Development Association and an Honorary President of Hong Kong Shanghai Economic Development Association. He has been appointed as a Member of Steering Committee on MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions) since 2007. Further, he was a Committee Member of the 9th Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, a member of the Selection Committee for the First Government of the HKSAR and a member of the Election Committee of the HKSAR. In 1995, an asteroid discovered by the Purple Mountain Observatory in Nanjing was named "Lui Che Woo Star". He was presented the Outstanding Contribution Award in Guangzhou in 1996. He was awarded the Gold Bauhinia Star by the Government of the HKSAR in July 2005. He was also awarded the Grand Bauhinia Medal by the Government of the HKSAR in 2012. He has been again elected as a member of the Election Committee of the HKSAR in December 2006. He was awarded Business Person of the Year 2007 by DHL/SCMP Hong Kong Business Awards and the Lifetime Achievement Award by American Academy of Hospitality Sciences of 2007 respectively. He was presented the Diamond Award by Macau Tatler and the Lifetime Achievement Award by All Leaders Publication Group Limited, both in 2011. He was awarded Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards 2012 - Lifetime Achievement Award by Enterprise Asia in 2012 and Lifetime Achievement Award by Golden Horse Award of China Hotel in 2013. He was presented the Outstanding Contribution Award at the International Gaming Awards, as well as Entrepreneur of the Year at the Asian Awards in 2014. He is also an Angel Investor.

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong
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Lui Woo Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
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Lui Woo Angel Investor 0 Hong Kong, Hong Kong