Logistics Committee

The Logistics Committee represents and promotes the collective interests of its members and the Chamber in all aspects of Logistics - including Distribution, E-Commerce, Transport, Shipping, Air Cargo and Ocean Freight - in Hong Kong, the Greater Bay Area and across the Asia region.

The committee provides advice to the General Committee on relevant matters and is the voice of the Chamber on sector-specific issues.

The committee participates authoritatively in consultations conducted by the government and other agencies; and actively supports logistics industry activities and events in Hong Kong, whilst connecting collaboratively with other logistics industry associations, organisations and committees. For British companies seeking to enter the Hong Kong, GBA and China markets, we provide a gateway to logistics knowledge, expertise and networks.

Join the Committee

Helen LiChairHutchison PortsRead moreRead lessHelen Li is Head of Research at Hutchison Ports, the world’s leading port network with container terminal operations spanning Asia, the Middle East, Africa, Europe, the Americas and Australasia. She heads up a range of market research efforts and industry analyses. Prior to Hutchison Ports, Helen held various engineering positions in the oil & gas industry and the nuclear technology industry in Canada. She earned a Master of Business Administration from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, as well as a Master of Engineering and a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in Chemical & Environmental Engineering from the University of Toronto.
Billy WongVice ChairCrown RelocationsRead moreRead lessBilly Wong is the Managing Director of Crown Worldwide Group, Greater China, has over 35 years of experience of moving operations. He is active in the regional development for the executive relocations industry and served as Chairman of the Far East Movers Assocation in 1999. Besides, he served as Chairman for the Hong Kong International Movers Association in 1998, 2001 and 2005. Mr. Wong is currently serving as Vice Chairman for the Chamber of Hong Kong Logistics Industry, a Committee Member of the Hong Kong Logistics Development Council, Hong Kong Management Associations, Federation of Hong Kong Industries Group 21 and Hong Kong R&D Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management Enabling Technologies. He is active in sports, music and cultural activities.
Kenneth BellVice ChairTradeport Hong Kong LtdRead moreRead lessKenneth Bell, Chief Executive Officer of Tradeport Hong Kong Ltd., has over 28 years of experience in the aviation, airport ground services, air cargo and logistics sectors with the Jardine Matheson Group. He started his career with Jardine Aviation Services at the Kai Tak Airport and prior to joining Tradeport in 2012, he was Managing Director of HACIS, the integrated logistics services subsidiary of HK Air Cargo Terminals Ltd. He also serves as the Chairman of the Shipping & Transport Committee of the HK General Chamber of Commerce and is a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport.
Andrew HoadMemberDP WorldRead moreRead lessAndrew Hoad, Chief Network Officer, Supply Chain & Logistics at DP World has over 30 years’ experience in the maritime and logistics industries, based within Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Europe and the Americas. His mission is to enable DP World’s strategy of offering superior cargo connectivity on an extensive scale with comprehensive network presence along the entire length of the supply chain. Disruptive digital technology and trade innovation will be at the forefront of this network as the world sees a seismic shift in the way goods are transported, bought and sold. In his previous position Andrew was CEO of DP World’s Asia Pacific region, managing a portfolio of ports and logistics businesses, during which time he welcomed Unico Logistics of Korea to the DP World family. Prior to this he was CEO of Asian Terminals Inc, DP World’s Philippines business portfolio, where he expanded the business footprint in the automotive sector alongside its traditional containerized cargo handling and storage businesses. Earlier in his career Andrew worked for CSX World Terminals, P&O Ports and P&O Containers. He is a graduate of Cambridge University, has logistics qualifications from the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, and has participated in executive programmes at MIT, IMD Business School and the National University of Singapore. Andrew plays an active role in both the British and American Chambers in Hong Kong.
Chee ChanMemberBritish Consulate-GeneralRead moreRead lessChee is an Assistant Director of Trade at the UK Department for International Trade (DIT) at the British Consulate-General in Hong Kong. He supports UK businesses to export their products and services to Hong Kong and Macao, and focuses particularly on the aviation and transport sectors. He has experience working at the UK Trade & Investment team (UKTI) leading on inbound investment on the retail and consumer goods sector. Prior to joining DIT/UKTI, Chee was an analyst at Tesco, specializing in the sourcing side of the business for Asia Pacific.
Edward BeeleyMemberHolman Fenwick WillanRead moreRead lessEdward is an Associate in Holman Fenwick Willan's Energy & Resources department. He holds a Masters in Engineering from Durham University, where he specialised in manufacturing and logistics. After graduating in 2008, Edward worked as a project manager at a Danish Forbes 150 multinational, including a year posted to their Netherlands headquarters. Having decided to pursue a legal career, Edward obtained a postgraduate LLB in 2012 and relocated to Hong Kong in 2014. As a qualified lawyer, Edward draws on his technical background and commercial experience to advise leading trading houses, logistics providers and financiers on international trade.
George EdmundsMemberCathay Pacific AirwaysRead moreRead lessGeorge Edmunds has been appointed General Manager Cargo Commercial for Cathay Pacific and took up the role in September 2020. Mr Edmunds has been with Cathay Pacific for four years. He started his career with the airline as Country Manager Indonesia in 2016 prior to taking up the post of Head of Revenue Management Operations in August 2018. Before joining Cathay Pacific, Mr Edmunds spent 11 years working in various roles and across a number of territories including Hong Kong, Australia, Papua New Guinea and Singapore in the Swire Group’s shipping business. He is a UK national and has lived in Asia for 15 years. Mr Edmunds holds a history degree from Edinburgh University, he is married with 3 children.
Jeong Ryun LeeMemberKPMGRead moreRead lessJR Lee joined KPMG Hong Kong since 2005, and has previously worked in KPMG in South Korea. Her professional and industry experience include auditing financial statements of listed companies (Hong Kong, USA) and multi-national companies in transport, technology and public sector, capital market transactions including initial public offering, bond offering, major transactions, and audit quality performance liaison partner of KPMG Hong Kong audit practice. JR is a member and a leader of certain Audit Quality projects in KPMG China Professional Activities, a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA)’s Qualification and Examination Board, and a member of a moderation sub-group for HKICPA’s qualification examination paper – Financial Reporting.
Jeremy MastersMemberShipping Masters HKRead moreRead lessJeremy Masters Managing Director of Shipping Masters HK and Peel Ports Growth and development Director for Asia has over 30 years experience in transportation and international trade in Hong Kong, The UK, Canada and Mauritius but has also had heavy exposure to developing business in the Indian Sub Cont, South America and Oceania. Jeremy spent a large part of his early career running trade and sales and service organisations in major container carriers before moving into downstream port activities and logistics. He started Shipping Masters two years ago and now uses his experience to help ports develop their Asian clients as well as assisting some logistics companies in their procurement ex Asia. His business has also expanded to helping European and North American small and mid sized companies increase their penetration of the Asia Market.
John ParkesMemberKerry Logistics (HK) LtdRead moreRead lessJohn Parkes is the Managing Director, Integrated Logistics at Kerry Logistics. He possesses 35 years experience in the transportation/logistics/supply chain industry, working in UK,Middle East,South Africa,Australia,China,Taiwan,Korea,Thailand,Malaysia,Singapore and Indonesia. He has concrete experience in solution design and development of multi-country supply chain solutions throughout Asia, also development of the new AustralAsian Trade Route through the Port of Darwin.
Dr Jonathan BeardMemberEYRead moreRead lessDr Beard is an Infrastructure Advisory Partner at Ernst & Young. He has advised on transportation policy and related infrastructure finance and development in over 25 countries and has guided the master-planning for some of the world’s largest and most successful ports, including Shanghai, Hong Kong and Port Klang, and the logistics development strategy for several major airports, including Hong Kong and Beijing’s New Second International Airport. Jonathan has provided market and technical advisory for M&As, PPPs and privatisations, and has worked extensively in the aviation and surface transportation sectors, advising on infrastructure investment, fare regulation, competition, the application of new mobility technologies, and economic and financial impact assessments. He was previously Head of Transportation and Logistics Consultancy in Asia for Arcadis and Vice President of ICF, responsible for the company’s greater China economic and policy consultancy. Jonathan holds a BA, MA and PhD from Cambridge University, and is a Certified Management Consultant, and a former Director of the Management Consultancies Association of Hong Kong and former President of the Hong Kong Institute of Management Consultants.
Kevin MartinMemberRead moreRead lessKevin Martin, General Counsel of TransAsia Private Capital Limited, a Hong Kong Headquartered asset manager, known for its private debt solutions across trade and related value chain financing. Kevin has over 15 years experience in the transport and logistics industry. Prior to his role at TransAsia, Kevin was a partner at Clyde & Co, an international law firm, where he advised clients on corporate and commercial transactions across the globe, with a particular focus on the insurance, and transport & logistics sectors.
Angelina LeiMemberHongkong International Terminals Limited (HIT)Read moreRead lessAngelina Lei is the Customer Service Director at the Hongkong International Terminals Limited (HIT), a member of HPH Trust, the world's first container port business trust listed in Singapore. HIT is also a part of Hutchison Ports global network of port and logistics operations, and continues to have access to services and resources enjoyed by companies within the Hutchison Ports Group. As Customer Service Director, she leads the Customer Service Team to act as a liaison between customers and HIT to make sure that the lines of communication remain open. Customer service is an integral part of HIT's customer value proposition. Implemented feedback loops allow HIT to capture feedback to improve customer service and ensure that quality and service exceed customer expectations. Apart from her experience in the Commercial Department at both local and corporate level of Hutchison Ports, Angelina was the Trade Manager of CP Ships Asia Regional Office responsible for developing products, setting market prices and securing the most profitable cargo on the ships. Angelina holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of Toronto and a Master of International Business from the University of London.
Peter ColesMemberClyde & CoRead moreRead lessPeter Coles is recognised by legal and aviation industry directories as a leading aviation lawyer. Based in Hong Kong, he leads the APAC Aviation team at Clyde & Co which operates from Hong Kong, Singapore, Shanghai and Melbourne. Peter has 27 years’ experience working for the aviation industry, including working for the International Affairs and Planning and Cargo Services departments of Dragonair in 1993 and 1994 and working for legal practices in Hong Kong and Singapore over the last 22 years.
Philip MurtonMemberThe Royale International GroupRead moreRead lessPhil has been a Hong Kong resident since 1998 and worked at Royale International since 2002. After obtaining a BSc in Geography/Geology from the University of Birmingham, Phil’s career at Royale has seen him develop from an initial Operations role through to present day Sales Director. This has involved representing the company across Europe, the Middle East, the US and APAC in a predominantly sales capacity. Royale offers services including international courier, air freight, warehousing, mail/fulfilment, pharmaceutical shipping, time critical service and bespoke solutions. In more recent years Phil has been responsible for developing the group’s e-commerce vertical and setting up new networks across APAC to meet this burgeoning demand. Phil also sits on the board and is involved in strategy and growth plans for the group globally. In his spare time, Phil follows his beloved Brentford FC and is a self-proclaimed aviation geek.
Tero AhonenMemberGreencarrierRead moreRead lessTero Ahonen is the Managing Director, Greater China at Greencarrier Freight Services.
Tia PooleMemberRKH SpecialtyRead moreRead lessTia has over 15 years of experience in the marine insurance industry working in London, Sydney and Hong Kong markets. Tia’s experience includes claims handling and underwriting, working at TT Club in the Sydney and London offices. She has also worked at OAMPS Gault Armstrong and FP Marine Risks as an insurance broker specialising in Shipping, Logistics & Trade leading the French Pacific Team. She is experienced in Freight Forwarding, Cargo, Hull & Machinery, Protection & Indemnity, Charterers Liabilities, Tank Operators and Ports & Terminals. Tia was part of the World Cargo Alliance Risk Management Team and helped manage the Freight Service Liability and Cargo Cover products for the WCA Association. With her experience and expertise, she was given underwriting authority by Lloyd’s underwriters to write the Freight Service Liability business. Tia is currently assisting clients in Asia arranging their marine insurance policies. She is also helping to develop new insurance products for the marine industry and creating insurance programs for Marine Industry Associations. Tia holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Tasmania and a Diploma of Law from The Legal Practitioner Admission Board of New South Wales.
Tim SmithMemberAPM TerminalsRead moreRead lessTim Smith has worked in the container shipping industry for over 30 years, for much of that time in Asia, including 18 years living in Hong Kong. Initially with P&O Containers and then P&O Nedlloyd, Tim has been with the Maersk Group since their acquisition of P&O Nedlloyd in 2005. From 2008-2015, Tim held the role of Chief Executive of the North Asia Region, for Maersk Line. Tim was responsible for all aspects of Maersk Line’s business in Japan, Korea, China/HK and Taiwan. Tim relocated to Beijing, China and assumed a new role as Chairman of Maersk China, and Chief Maersk Group Representative for North Asia in July 2015. From March 2018, Tim has returned to Hong Kong and taken on the role as Chief Executive, Asia Region for APM Terminals. In this role, Tim is responsible for the profit and loss of APMT’s 14 terminals in the Asia region, as well as for sales/marketing of APMT’s global network of terminals to Asian customers.
Tweety TamChamber RepresentativeThe British Chamber of Commerce in Hong KongRead moreRead lessTweety supports the Events and Marketing teams with the day to day running of general events functions and larger special events. Tweety is responsible for putting together all our event flyers and the e-newsletters that are sent out, as well as keeping our Social Media pages up to date with the latest Chamber news and activities. She also looks after the Chamber’s Business Angel Programme and the Logistics Committee.
Wai-duen LeeMemberArthur D LittleRead moreRead lessWai-duen Lee is manager at Arthur D Little, a management consultancy. She has advised clients in the travel and transportation industry and the public services sector for 18 years. Her projects have footprints in more than 21 countries, covering all modes of transportation: sea, air, surface / land, and new technologies, and ranging from SME initiatives to master-planning of the world’s busiest seaports and airports. Wai-duen received her BSc (Hons) and BA from the University of California in Berkeley, and Master in City Planning from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Vivien LauMemberHactl and HacisRead moreRead lessVivien Lau was appointed the Managing Director of HK Air Cargo Industry Services Limited (Hacis) in October 2012. Hacis is a wholly-owned subsidiary of HK Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) to provide integrated logistics support services. Vivien is holding a concurrent post as Executive Director of Hactl, overseeing the commercial and business development strategies. She also serves as a member in Hong Kong Logistics Development Council, HKTDC Logistics Advisory Committee, and a member in Logistics Committee of the British Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong. Hactl is one of the world’s leading air cargo terminals providing services to more than 100 airlines and 1000 freighter forwarders. Operating since 1976, Hactl was first established to support the import, export and transshipment of air cargo in Hong Kong, and has contributed to the growth of air cargo logistics of Hong Kong and Southern China for over 40 years. Hacis provides value-added logistics services including cross-border road feeder services and e-commerce logistics solutions. Hacis’ SuperLink China Direct offer customs-bonded trucking services that connect Hong Kong to Southern China with cargo depots in Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Dongguan, Xiamen, Fuzhou, Nansha, Zhuhai etc. Vivien joined Jardine Matheson Group as Executive Trainee since 2000, and has held various managerial positions. She has worked in aviation-related business over 12 years, including ground handling services, air cargo and logistics.