Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings

Hutchison Whampoa, one of Hong Kong’s largest listed companies, is controlled by  Cheung Kong Group, a property company. Hutchison's operations span ports, property and hotels, retailing, power generation and telecommunications. It owns Cheung Kong Infrastructure, and  is headed by Li Ka-shing, Asia’s wealthiest man. 

Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings acquired Wales & West Utilities, a British gas company, in October 2012 for £645m. Photo: Bloomberg

CKI eyes overseas firms as profits rise

Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings (CKI), the infrastructure firm controlled by Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing, aims to make further international acquisitions after reporting results that beat market expectations.