YIU Wilfred 姚嘉仁

Professor Yiu Wilfred, MBA

  • Chief Operating Officer & Co‐Head of Markets, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited

Wilfred is Chief Operating Officer and Co‐Head of Markets of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited
(HKEX). He is also Chief Executive of HKEX’s wholly‐owned subsidiaries, The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong
Limited and Hong Kong Futures Exchange Limited.

Previously, he was Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer for Beijing Gao Hua Securities Company Limited, and Chairman of its wholly‐owned subsidiary, Qian Kun Futures Co Ltd. Prior to that, he was Head of Credit Structured Products for Asia at Goldman Sachs (Asia) L.L.C.

Mr Yiu served as a governor for the board of the Dalian Commodity Exchange in China from 2015 to 2017.

Mr Yiu is a member of the Securities Compensation Fund Committee of the Securities and Futures Commission, and a member of Education and Development Committee of the Hong Kong Securities and Investment Institute. He is also a member of the Supervisory Committee for the Tracker Fund of Hong Kong.

Mr Yiu is an adjunct professor at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He is also an advisory board member of Research Institute for Business of The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong, and Professional Fellow of the Honours Academy of the Hang Seng University of Hong Kong.

Mr Yiu earned a Master’s degree in Computer Science from Stanford University and an MBA in Finance
from the Stern School of Business at New York University.