GBS, LL.D. (Hon), DSc (Hon), Commandeur de la Légion d’Honneur, Commandeur de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, Commandeur de l’Ordre de la Couronne, Commandeur de l’Ordre de Leopold II
Appointed a Director in 1964 and elected Chairman in 1985, Sir Michael is a substantial shareholder of the Company by virtue of the Securities and Futures Ordinance. He is the brother-in-law of a fellow Director, Mr Ronald James McAulay, and is a Director of several subsidiaries of the Company. He is also Chairman of CLP Holdings Limited, an Independent Non-Executive Director of CK Hutchison Holdings Limited, a Director of Sir Elly Kadoorie & Sons Limited, as well as holding a number of other directorships. In addition, Sir Michael acts as a trustee of a number of notable local charitable organisations. He was an Independent Non-Executive Director of Hutchison Whampoa Limited until July 2015 and an Alternate Director of Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company Limited until May 2016. He is 75 years old.
Nomination Committee member, Executive Committee member