The Bank of East Asia

About BEA

Mr. Tong Hon-shing







Deputy Chief Executive & Chief Operating Officer


Mr. Tong, aged 64, joined the Bank in 1975. He was promoted to Assistant General Manager in 1995 and to General Manager in 2000. He was General Manager & Head of Personal Banking Division from 2001 to March 2009. He was further promoted to Deputy Chief Executive and Chief Operating Officer in April 2009. Mr. Tong is primarily responsible for operations, technology, compliance, human resources, and corporate communications of the Bank. He is also a Director of various members of the Bank Group and a Member of various committees appointed by the Board. Mr. Tong is a Fellow Certified Banker of The Hong Kong Institute of Bankers, a Fellow of The Hong Kong Chartered Governance Institute and The Chartered Governance Institute as well as an Associate of The Chartered Institute of Bankers. He holds a BSc from the University of Manchester.