Kee Chong Li Kwong Wing

Chairman , SBM Holdings Ltd

Mauritius

Mr. K.C Li, Economist, has held different prominent positions in the public sector, including Advisor to the Minister of Finance and Chairman of the Stock Exchange Commission. He launched the first Unit Trust and the first Property Fund in Mauritius in 1989.

K.C. LI was also Board member of the State Trading Corporation, the National Remuneration Board, the National Economic and Social Council and the University of Mauritius.

In 1992, Mr. Li started his own private consulting firm and served as Consultant to the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) and the U.N. Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).

In 1993, he founded the Mauritius International Trust Co. Ltd (MITCO), one of the first professional firms licensed to provide international tax and investment advisory services in Mauritius.

He was also a Member of the Parliament of Mauritius (2010-2014) and sat on the Public Accounts Committee.

He sits on the Board of Directors of several emerging markets funds and Asia Hedge Funds, including Private Equity, Infrastructure and Real Estate Funds in Africa & Asia.

He also sits on the Board of the State Insurance Company of Mauritius (SICOM) and Afreximbank.

He is currently the independent non-executive Chairman of SBM Holdings Ltd. (SBM Group), the 2nd largest banking group in Mauritius and a public listed company.