Vivien Chan

A single-minded pursuit of regulatory change

Vivien Chan, the chairwoman of Hong Kong's Estate Agents Authority (EAA), is determined to tighten regulations governing the sale of new homes during her tenure.

Wednesday, 14 December, 2011, 12:00am

Planning ahead

Vivien Chan is an accomplished lawyer who specialises in mergers and acquisitions in Hong Kong and the mainland. She also owns and manages several serviced apartment blocks called V, which means time management is a crucial element of her success. 'It's important to set priorities and be incredibly flexible,' Chan says. 'It's a fluid thing.'

9 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Cave sweet cave as V empire of serviced apartments expands

The mother-and-daughter team of Vivien Chan and Anna Mae Koo (below) have been quietly expanding their V serviced-apartment empire. Since October, the 25 stylish units of their V Wanchai building (next door to The Fleming on Jaffe Road) have been filling up with next to no fanfare; their first property was in Happy Valley.

7 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

That's quality with a 'V'

Though soft-opened since March, the V Happy Valley serviced apartments were officially unveiled on Friday to friends and associates of the mother-daughter team of Vivien Chan and Anna Mae Koo.

3 Jul 2006 - 12:00am