Dr Chan possesses more than 40-year of practical experience in the property development, investment, assets and facility management services in Mainland China, Hong Kong and overseas. Prior to joining Savills in January 2012, he worked for Hutchison Whampoa Property Group and Hongkong Land Group for almost three decades.
Dr Chan is the holder of Doctoral Degree of Philosophy in Business, Master Degree in Housing Management and Certificate in Housing Management. He is the incumbent President of The Hong Kong Institute of Housing, Fellow of Chartered Institute of Housing, Fellow of The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, Fellow of Hong Kong Institute of Real Estate Administrators and Registered Professional Housing Manager, etc.
Currently, Dr Chan is appointed member of Hong Kong Housing Authority Building Committee and Adjunct Professor of The University of Hong Kong.
Throughout the years, he has been actively involved in many professional affiliations and government appointments including:
In recognition of his contributions towards the housing profession, medical and related community services for the society at large, he was awarded Governor’s Commendation in 1993, appointed Justice of the Peace (JP) in 2008, and awarded Bronze Bauhinia Star (BBS) Medal in 2012 by the Government. Dr Chan is also appointed member of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) of Guangxi Nanning (since 2007) and the Co-opted member of Zhuhai CPPCC (2012-2016). Over the years, he has made tremendous contributions towards the economic, political and social development of the motherland and Hong Kong.
Mr. Alex Chan has been appointed the Managing Director of Savills Guardian Group with effective from 1 September 2020 to take charge of the management and business development of the entire Savills Guardian Group. Alex is a holder of Master of Science and Master of Business Administration.
Alex was previously Head of China Resources Property Group (CRPG) between year 2000 and 2020 leading the property management, sales and marketing, leasing and redevelopment functions where he led the significant growth of CRPG in Hong Kong and Bangkok. Prior to joining CRPG, he was a member of the Commercial Leasing Team of Savills (Hong Kong) Limited between 1992 and 1995.