Press Release
Date of issue   Aug 02, 2010 | ID: 34387

WINNIE KIN WAH FOK, CV AND BIOGRAPHY

 

Present position: Member of the Board of Volvo Car Corporation, August 2010

 

Born: 1956

 

Education: Bachelors Degree in Commerce from University of New South Wales, Australia

 

Professional experience:

2010 - Present

Investor AB, Senior Advisor 

2001 - 2010

EQT Partners Asia Limited, CEO & Senior Partner 

2000 - 2001

EQT Partners Asia Limited, Managing Director

1998 - 1999

CEF New Asia Partners Limited, Managing Director

1994 - 1998

Peregrine Direct Investments Ltd, Director and Co-Head

1988 - 1994

Strategic Assets International Limited, Director

 

Concurrent board of director responsibilities:

Aktiebolaget SKF

 

Former board of director responsibilities:

Global Beauty  

Hangzhou Wahaha

Hunan Lao Bai Xing Pharmaceutical retail

        

BIOGRAPHY 

Ms Fok was the Chief Executive of EQT Partners Asia Limited which manages two private equity funds of USD322 million and USD545 million in size.  Ms Fok successfully raised these funds in 2000 and 2006, respectively.  She joined EQT Partners Asia in 2000 as Managing Director and was appointed CEO in 2001.

 

Prior to joining EQT Partners Asia, Ms. Fok was Managing Director of CEF New Asia Partners where she designed and implemented strategic development plan to maximise the value of portfolio companies under a USD 200 million private equity fund.  From 1994 to 1998, she was the Director and co-head of Peregrine Direct Investments Ltd.

 

In April 2004, became a Board member of Aktiebolaget SKF ("SKF") based in Göteborg, Sweden.  SKF is listed on the OM Stockholm Stock Exchange, London Stock Exchange, Euronext Paris and the Swiss Exchange.
 
Ms. Fok has over 22 years of experience in corporate advisory and direct investments.  She is also a fellow of CPA Australia, an associate member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Media Contacts

 

Per-Åke Fröberg

Director Volvo Cars Heritage

Volvo Car Group

 

Phone: +46 31 3257654

Mobile: +46 31 3257654

per-ake.froberg@volvocars.com

 

   
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