Professor Cho Lung Pui Lan, Stella

Company team

Vice Chairman

Professor Cho Lung Pui Lan, Stella

Professor and Dean, Division of Business and Management

Beijing Normal University and Hong Kong Baptist University

United International College

Prof. Cho is a reputable accounting scholar. She gained her PhD from the University of Hong Kong. She taught at Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) for over 25 years, and she has gained substantial experience in teaching, research, and university administration.

Prof. Cho is a Certified Public Accountant (Practising), a fellow member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, the Taxation Institute of Hong Kong, and the Hong Kong Security Institute, a member of the Society of Chinese Accountants and Auditors, and Hong Kong Business Accountants Association, as well as an honorary member of Hong Kong Institute of Accredited Accounting Technicians. She specializes in Taxation, Accounting and Corporate Governance. She published books and research papers widely in internationally referred journals. She was a member of the editorial board of the Asia Pacific Journal of Taxation.

Prof. Cho is renowned for her contribution in the accounting profession in Hong Kong and holds numerous public positions. Notably, since elected as the first woman Council member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA) in 1997, she has been serving as a Council member of the HKICPA for ten terms. She is also a Council member of the Association of Women Accountants (Hong Kong). Prof. Cho served as the President of the Hong Kong Institute of Accredited Accounting Technicians for three terms. She was an Executive Committee Member of the Hong Kong Professionals and Senior Executives Association. In 2000, 2006, and 2011, Prof. Cho was elected as one of the members of the Election Committee (Accountancy Sub-sector) of the HKSAR. Currently, she serves as a member of the HKSAR Deposit Protection Appeals Tribunal, and the Accountancy Training Board of Vocational Training Council, and a specialist of the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic & Vocational Qualifications. She was a member of the HKSAR Board of Review, the Clearing and Settlement Systems Appeals Tribunal and Process Review Committee in Connection with Clearing and Settlement Systems Ordinance, the Mandatory Fund Schemes Appeal Board, the Betting Duty Ordinance Appeal Board, and the Occupational Retirement Schemes Ordinance Appeal Board. In 2009, Prof. Cho was appointed as a Hong Kong representative of the China National Women Federation in Shenzhen, and was selected as a member of the 8th Executive Committee of the Zhuhai Women Federation in 2016. She was also appointed as a member of the 1st Advisory Board of Accounting Standards for Business Enterprises, Ministry of Finance, PRC. in 2016. Prof. Cho received the award as one of the “100 Outstanding Chinese Women Entrepreneurs” in 2011 and 2015.