Dr. Lam has more than 30 years of experience in corporate finance and banking. He is the executive director of China Tonghai International Financial Limited (SEHK: 00952), a company listed in Hong Kong and is the ultimate holding company of China Tonghai Asset Management Limited. He is also the Chief Executive Officer of Tonghai Group. Dr. Lam has worked for an international bank for 10 years as the head of its PRC and corporate banking operations and more than 30 years of experience in corporate finance and banking.
Dr. Lam is the member of the General Committee of The Chamber of Hong Kong Listed Companies since June 2013 and the Vice Chairman and past Chairman (2009.-2010) of the Institute of Securities Dealers Limited. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in University of Western Ontario with a double major in Computer Science and Economic (1976), and a Master of Business Administration in the 3-Year MBA Program of The Chinese University of Hong Kong (1983). In 2012, he was conferred on Honorary Fellowship by Canadian Chartered Institute of Business Administration and Honorary Doctor of Laws by Lincoln University.
Group Chief Investment Officer
Mr. Yan joined China Tonghai International Financial Limited (SEHK: 00952) in May 2018 and is currently the Chief Investment Officer of the group.
Mr. Yan has over 18 years of investment experience in the financial markets of the Asia-Pacific region. Prior to joining China Tonghai International Financial Limited, Mr. Yan was the Chief Investment Officer of CMBC International Holding Limited, responsible for investment, financing and asset management. Mr. Yan has also set his footprints in other financial institutions. Mr. Yan was the Head of Product and Business Development and Deputy Managing Director in Shenyin Wanguo Asset Management and Shenwan Hongyuan Securities (H.K.) Limited (formerly known as Shenyin Wanguo Securities (Hong Kong) Ltd), respectively. He was also the Management Director in a number of well-established asset management companies where he participated in research work, sales and product development.
Mr. Yan holds a Master degree in Economics and Bachelor degree in Finance from the University of Hong Kong. He is a CFA® charterholder. On personal front, Mr. Yan was a prominent lecturer in several university institutions. He conducted lectures at the Open University of Hong Kong, and National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences.
Mr. Yan has over 25 years financial market experience, of which over 21 year experience in active portfolio management specializing in Greater China markets. He joined CTAM in 2018, and is responsible for the supervision of the asset management division.
He has been previously working as Director of Asset Management in CLSA Alternative Investments Ltd (former CITIC Securities International Investment Management) and Haitong Asset Management for 11 years, supervised a team of investment specialist, to manage a basket of public and private long only and hedged fund products. Besides, he also worked in CITIC Capital Markets as a proprietary trader and Hang Seng Investment Management as a portfolio manager for 10 years. Prior to that, he was a FX analyst and trader in Long Term Credit Bank of Japan and Trendsetter Financial Services.
Mr. Yan obtained Charter Financial Analyst (CFA) designation in 2001, Master in Business Administration in Andrews university in 1992, and BA in Applied Economics in University of Manitoba in 1990.