Mr. Shea, aged 52, graduated from Monash University of Australia with a Bachelor’s degree in Business and later completed a postgraduate programme of Public Finance (Taxation) and obtained a Master’s degree in Economics from Jinan University, China and a Master of Laws degree from Renmin University of China. He is a fellow member of CPA Australia, a member of Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, The Taxation Institute of Hong Kong, The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants of the United Kingdom and Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants and a Chartered Global Management Accountant. He is also a Certified Tax Adviser of Hong Kong and a China Tax Committee member of The Taxation Institute of Hong Kong and obtained a Certificate of Pass in Practice Training Examination for Hong Kong Certified Tax Advisers Serving in Shenzhen-Hong Kong Modern Service Industry Cooperation Zone, Qianhai, Shenzhen jointly issued by Shenzhen Municipal Office of the State Administration of Taxation and Shenzhen Local Taxation Bureau.
Mr. Shea has substantial experience in accounting and finance in listed companies and worked as qualified accountant and company secretary in various companies listed on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the “Stock Exchange”) over the years. He was the group financial controller of S.A.S. Dragon Holdings Limited (a company listed on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange, stock code: 01184) from 1999 to 2005. He has been appointed as an independent non-executive director of Beijing Enterprises Water Group Limited (a company listed on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange, stock code: 00371) since 2002 and is also the chairman of the audit committee of the company. He has also been appointed as an independent non-executive director of Hi-Level Technology Holdings Limited (a company listed on GEM of the Stock Exchange, stock code: 08113) since 2015 and is the chairman of the audit committee, nomination committee and remuneration committee of the company. Mr. Shea joined the Group as Financial Controller of property development in 2008 and has been appointed as the Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary of Asia Allied Infrastructure Holdings Limited (“AAI”, the holding company of Chun Wo group and a company listed on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange (stock code: 00711)) since 2015. He has been appointed as Executive Director of AAI since July 2017 and is also currently a member of the Management Committee and Executive Committee of the Board. Mr. Shea also holds directorships in certain subsidiaries of AAI.