Founding Members

Ivan Chu

Founder and Executive Director, Hong Kong Sustainable Development Research Institute (HKSDRI), Hong Kong, China


Mr. Ivan Chu, the Founder and Executive Director of Hong Kong Sustainable Development Research Institute (HKSDRI), contributes his expertise and knowledge to the sustainable development in Hong Kong and Greater China. Through inter-scope public policy researches, provide long-term sustainable development strategy for Hong Kong’s and Greater China’s social, economic and environmental development, popularize the concept of Sustainable Development, bring various community resources and encourage social collaboration together in development to continue the prosperity and stability of the city.

At the same time, Mr. Chu also actively participates in different social affairs. He is currently the Member of United Nations (UN) ESCAP Sustainable Business Network (ESBN) specifically focuses on future strategic development of green business and the sustainability of green industry. Besides, he is the Individual Member of Chinese Association of Hong Kong & Macao Studies, China, the independent non-executive director of GreaterChina Professional Services Limited (08193.HK), the committee member of Sir David Trench FundCommittee for Recreation of Home Affairs Bureau, HKSAR, trustee of the Hong Kong Jockey Club Music and Dance Fund, member of Working Group of Sustainability of Fashion Industry Development Committee and the former independent non-executive director of CNC Holdings Limited (08356.HK).

Ivan graduated from the University of Bolton majoring Business Studies (Hons) and achieved a Master of Science in Finance at National University of Ireland. He acquired professional qualifications as the fellow of Institute of Public Accountants of Australia and Institute of Financial Accountants of U.K. respectively, as well as Institute of Financial Planners of Hong Kong.