Mr. Raymond Cheng is a seasoned IT professional and has established a long career in the financial industry for more than 35 years. He has solid experience in delivering IT systems in various banking areas. At HSBC, Raymond has worked in their Hong Kong, US and Canada offices. Prior to his retirement, Raymond was the Group General Manager and Chief Operating Officer in the Asia Pacific region, overseeing IT, Operations, Real Estate, Procurement and Consulting Services. Currently, he is a Senior Advisor of QBN Capital Management Ltd. Besides, he has established strong connections with different IT professional bodies and the IT community in Hong Kong. He is the Chairman of Chinese University Engineering FinTech Applied Research Academy Advisory Committee and Joint Universities Computer Centre Ltd. respectively. He is a Council Member of the Hong Kong Federation of Youth Group and Hong Kong Quality Assurance Agency Governing Council. He also provides advisory services to a few FinTech startups and is a Strategic Advisor of Fano Labs in Hong Kong. He is currently the Director of Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation Ltd. Raymond is a Distinguished Fellow of Hong Kong Computer Society.