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Technology and innovation you need to thrive in a digital era

Technology and innovation you need to thrive in a digital era

WHO WE ARE
Committed to making a lasting difference

The secret of our success is a powerful fusion of JOS and HKBN Group's business and technology expertise, entrepreneurial culture and customer-centric focus. With over 60 years of ICT experience, a comprehensive Asia-wide network and the support of market-leading partners in global territories, we continue to be a leader in helping businesses meet challenges and maximise opportunities anywhere.

Through a culture of Co-Ownership (Talents investing their savings into HKBN), our management teams operate with an entrepreneurial "skin-in-the-game" dynamic which defines our passion for excellence and performance. As an integral part of HKBN Group, we are fully driven by Purpose and believe our work should always create a positive social impact, and inspire others to “Make our Home a Better Place to Live.”

Management Team

Management Team

HKBN JOS is led by a Management Team that gives true meaning to the phrase “my company”. With 100% and 80% Co-Ownership participation respectively from our top management and middle management teams, our leaders share a skin-in-the-game commitment to drive continuous growth and exceed customer expectations.

Almira Chan

Almira Chan

Almira Chan

HKBN Co-Owner & Chief Strategy Officer
Head of Beyond Hong Kong of HKBN JOS
Almira Chan

Almira Chan

Almira Chan

HKBN Co-Owner & Chief Strategy Officer
Head of Beyond Hong Kong of HKBN JOS

In her 30-year journey from an Audit Assistant at PricewaterhouseCoopers to CFO at Wharf T&T (later renamed WTT), Almira has undertaken a wide array of responsibilities, including accounting & finance, investor relations and building access for fibre network rollout. Following HKBN and WTT’s integration, Almira was appointed Chief Strategy Officer in July 2019 to lead the development and implementation of HKBN’s overall corporate strategy including business development, joint ventures, strategic investments, acquisitions and divestitures. After JOS acquisition, she was given an additional responsibility as Head of HKBN JOS’s Beyond Hong Kong operations (Singapore, Malaysia, mainland China and Macau). In this role, Almira oversees HKBN JOS’s development in Beyond Hong Kong regions as she drives our teams to agilely work silo-free to deliver value and innovation, whilst focusing on many incredible new opportunities to serve enterprises across Asia.

Almira holds an honours diploma in accountancy from Lingnan College, Hong Kong and is a qualified accountant and a member of The Chartered Association of Certified Accountants. She is also a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Almira is a proud Co-Owner of HKBN.

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Patrick Ng

Patrick Ng

Patrick Ng

Co-Owner & Head of HKBN JOS Macau
Patrick Ng

Patrick Ng

Patrick Ng

Co-Owner & Head of HKBN JOS Macau

Patrick brings over 10 years of business development experience and a deep understanding of customer engagement to his current role as Head of HKBN JOS Macau. He is committed to driving sustainable business growth with innovation and operational excellence. A home-grown Talent, Patrick started his ICT journey as a JOS management trainee. Since day one, he played an active role in adopting the latest technologies to create value for customers. In under four years, Patrick successfully led his business development team to grow JOS Macau's service partner business, steering it to become a significant profit-creation centre. From 2015 onwards, he has held various leadership roles at JOS Macau with a mission to improve profitability and accelerate business growth in a sustainable way.

Patrick holds a bachelor's degree in social science from the University of Hong Kong. He is also a certified management accountant and a member of The Institute of Certified Management Accountants (ICMA). Patrick is a proud Co-Owner of HKBN.

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Steven Soo

Steven Soo

Steven Soo

Co-Owner & Managing Director
Regional Head of Solutions & Delivery
HKBN JOS Malaysia
Steven Soo

Steven Soo

Steven Soo

Co-Owner & Managing Director
Regional Head of Solutions & Delivery
HKBN JOS Malaysia

With over two decades in the IT solutions and system integration business, Steven first began his career by building a range of expertise in project management, enterprise solutions, transition management and service delivery at a leading SI company in Malaysia. In 2013, he joined JOS Malaysia as Head of Service Delivery, and has been credited for successfully managing a turnaround of JOS Malaysia's business. Through his current role as Managing Director, Steven heads P&L management, new solution business planning and execution, people management and customer relationship management. Following JOS acquisition in 2019, he was given an additional role as Regional Head of Solutions & Delivery, responsible for expanding and integrating solutions and delivery across all HKBN JOS regions in Asia.

Steven holds a BSc degree in internet technology from Staffordshire University, UK and a diploma in electronic & electrical engineering from Malaysia's Federal Institute of Technology. Steven is a proud Co-Owner of HKBN.

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Jeff Lee

Jeff Lee

Jeff Lee

Co-Owner & Managing Director
HKBN JOS Singapore
Jeff Lee

Jeff Lee

Jeff Lee

Co-Owner & Managing Director
HKBN JOS Singapore

Bringing more than 20 years of regional leadership and experience in the IT&T industry, Jeff is well-versed in application development, networking, server systems, and architecture design. In his tenure with Airzed, Jeff helped lead the M&A effort into YTL Communications's Yes – Malaysia's first mobile WiMax brand. In 2008, he joined Y5Zone Hong Kong and was quickly appointed as Group CTO, where he spearheaded Y5Zone's expansion into Australia and Malaysia, established a regional operation in Singapore, and successfully merged Y5Zone Malaysia into an HKBN JOS entity. Through his current role as Managing Director, Jeff is focused on driving growth in Asia's digital economy and tackling customer challenges with the latest technology while adding tangible value. Jeff is all about finding the latest, best suited, sustainable and most innovative solutions for customers.

Jeff holds a bachelor's degree in business computing from Staffordshire University, UK. Jeff is a proud Co-Owner of HKBN.

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Milestones

Milestones

More than six decades of experience and success in Asia’s technology sector.

2020
100% of top management and majority of supervisory-and-above-level Talents in Beyond Hong Kong regions chose to invest in HKBN under a dedicated pain/GAIN Co-Ownership programme, committing to aligning interests and driving success together
2019
JOS and its subsidiaries were acquired by HKBN. Renamed as HKBN JOS and became part of HKBN Group
2009
Acquired Agilysys Hong Kong’s hardware sales and systems integration businesses
2006
Formed Jardine OneSolution China in Mainland China
1999/2000
Acquired Autocomp and Berkeley Systems and GHL Infosys in Malaysia
1998
Established JOS Technology in Malaysia and Singapore
1997
Incorporated JOS Pacific Information Technology (Beijing) Co Ltd
1996
Acquired System-Pro Group in Hong Kong
1995
Launched operations in Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou
1989-1994
Expanded by acquiring Metrolink Telecom, ABA Office Automation in Hong Kong and MCL Engineering in Hong Kong
1950s
Entered the IT field as a Canon representative in Hong Kong