Adrian Cheng Chi-kong, executive vice-chairman of New World Development in Tsim Sha Tsui on 4 November 2020. Photo: Xiaomei Chen Adrian Cheng Chi-kong, executive vice-chairman of New World Development in Tsim Sha Tsui on 4 November 2020. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Adrian Cheng Chi-kong, executive vice-chairman of New World Development in Tsim Sha Tsui on 4 November 2020. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

exclusive | New World’s Harvard-educated scion upends Hong Kong developers’ ‘build and sell’ business model as city sits at crossroads

  • Adrian Cheng Chi-kong, a third-generation scion of the family that controls New World Development, is charting a different course as Hong Kong stands at a crossroads
  • The 41-year-old father of three wants to engage with stakeholders through innovation, culture and artistry

Topic |   New World Development
Adrian Cheng Chi-kong, executive vice-chairman of New World Development in Tsim Sha Tsui on 4 November 2020. Photo: Xiaomei Chen Adrian Cheng Chi-kong, executive vice-chairman of New World Development in Tsim Sha Tsui on 4 November 2020. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Adrian Cheng Chi-kong, executive vice-chairman of New World Development in Tsim Sha Tsui on 4 November 2020. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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