Nick graduated as a Mechanical Engineer from the University of Toronto. Having worked for 3 years with a tech firm in Canada as a programmer, he returned to Hong Kong in 1992 to join the family business – Crystal Investment. Nick built the development team in China from scratch in 1992, and had since taken over the management of the company.
Nick is also a keen entrepreneur and investor in the tech industry. He co-founded “job88.com”, one of the first online recruitment aggregator in China. At the time of his divestment in 2007, the site had over 3 million individual members and 250,000 companies using its service.
Andrew graduated as a Mechanical Engineer from the University of Toronto. He started his investment banking career with Jardine Fleming in 1989 and joined Nomura in 1994 as Head of Sales and Structuring of Asian Equity Derivatives. In 2000, he founded a full-fledge financial group with dealing, advisory, and asset management licenses under the SFC, in which he holds various Responsible Officer roles.
His real estate experience started with the Tysan Group in 2003 where he headed the M&A, Sales & Marketing, and Property Management in China. He joined DTZ in 2007 as Head of the Asian Real Estate Investment Management business.
Prior to joining Crystal Investment in 2020, Andrew was the CEO and Chairman of the SinoCloud Group since 2016, a listed company in Singapore that owns and operates data centres in China.
Jimmy obtained his Bachelor degree in Commerce from the University of Otago, and his Master of Science degree in Project Management from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Jimmy held management roles at NWS Holdings and Sun Hung Kai Properties. His senior role started with Kerry Properties, first as Financial Controller of China, and then become the Deputy Director of Finance Operation for the corporate office in Hong Kong. Prior to joining Crystal Investment in 2019, Jimmy was the Financial Controller of Wang On Group, a listed company in Hong Kong actively engaged in real estate investment in China and Hong Kong.
Jimmy is a member of both the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Charted Institute of Building, holding Certified Public Accountant and Chartered Construction Manager dual designations.