Mr Andrew Brandler is the Chairman of Sir Elly Kadoorie & Sons Limited. He was the Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the CLP Holdings Limited from 2000 to 2013. He continued to serve on the Board of CLP Holdings as an Executive Director until his redesignation as a Non-executive Director on 1 April 2014. Prior to joining CLP, he was the Head of Asia-Pacific Corporate Finance at Schroders, the UK investment bank. He is currently a Non-executive Deputy Chairman of the Board of Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, a Non-executive Director of Tai Ping Carpets International Limited and an Independent Non-executive Director of MTR Corporation Limited. From May 2008 to May 2010, he was the Chairman of The Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce. He is a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales; and holds an MA degree from Cambridge University and an MBA degree from Harvard Business School.