Country / Region: China

About Chau Tsankwan:

Being a young top executive in a highly competitive global industry is definitely challenging, but the president and CEO of Shenzhen Batar Investment Holding Group Co Ltd finds it more like an adventure. Chau Tsankwan knows that he is constantly under the watchful eye, not only of the company’s board, but of his industry peers and customers as well. Mr. Chau has an exceptional ability to identify opportunities and use those to sharpen Batar’s competitive edge. Batar’s outstanding performance as an enterprise and its innovative nature as a gold jewellery manufacturer and retailer have set the standards in the industry.

What the judges have to say:

Having a young and energetic leader at the helm of a fast-rising jewellery empire is an advantage that rewards dynamic companies. Chau Tsankwan has been instrumental in Batar’s many achievements. Under his leadership, the Group has been acknowledged as an innovative leader with pioneering initiatives that helped raise the quality and excellence of China’s jewellery manufacturing industry. He empowers his team, recruits and retains the best talent, adapts new technologies and drives innovation. Mr. Chau’s goal is for Batar to enter new markets, and ultimately, cement its position as a global player.