School of Business alumnus honoured with HKBU Distinguished Alumni Award06 Jul, 2022
Mr Patrick Tsang graduated from the Department of Accounting at Hong Kong Baptist College in 1988, and he holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. He also obtained an EMBA degree from the China Europe International Business School and completed the Senior Executive Programme and other leadership development programmes at the Harvard Business School. Mr Tsang is currently the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Deloitte China, and he is responsible for leading its business in mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau.
Mr Tsang joined Deloitte Hong Kong in 1990, and he moved to Deloitte’s Shanghai office in 1995. He held several executive management positions, including Eastern Region Managing Partner and National Leader of the China Public Offering Group, before being promoted to the position of CEO. With more than 30 years of professional experience and industry expertise in the Greater China region, he has provided various audit and advisory services to prime clients in the marketplace. Under his leadership, Deloitte China has become an undisputed leader in professional services in China. Mr Tsang’s contributions are widely recognised by the accounting industry. He is a member of The Chinese Institute of Certified Public Accountants (CICPA), the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA), and he is the former Chairman of the ACCA Steering Committee in Shanghai.
Over the years, Mr Tsang has shown his commitment to serving the country and the community. He is a member of the Beijing Municipal Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, Council Member of Beijing Overseas Friendship Association, Executive Director of the Hong Kong Beijing Association, and a member of the Audit Committee of Hong Kong Chronicles Institute Limited. He cares greatly about his alma mater. Under his leadership, Deloitte China has offered internship opportunities to HKBU students. He also actively shares his views on the University’s development. Since 2021, he has served as a member of the School of Business Advisory Committee of HKBU.
The HKBU Distinguished Alumni Award has been established not only to recognise the outstanding business, professional or scholastic achievements of the awardees and their services and contributions to the University and society, but also to motivate current students to learn from their rich experience and success.