Matthias Li



Matthias is Class of ’72 and a true son of St. Joseph’s Anglo-Chinese School.


As one of many students who received free tuition throughout his secondary years, Matthias remembers well his very roots. It is time to provide a service in return. Matthias is proud to help form this charitable trust in the name of Bro. Paul Sun and serve as one of the initial trustees.


Matthias is currently the Deputy Chief Executive and Chief Financial Officer of Ocean Park Corporation. He helps oversee the Corporation’s business operations and planning, and is also directly responsible for the Finance & Administration and Corporate Secretarial functions. In addition, he chairs the Park’s Environmental Steering Committee and Corporate Safety Committee.


Prior to joining Ocean Park in June 1994, Matthias worked in the corporate and international banking areas, and was the Director of Asia Pacific Region of a major international bank, responsible for its institutional business in Asia.


Mr. Li is a Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, a Member of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants, and a Member of the Society of Management Accountants in Canada. He gained his public accounting experience in Canada, following his M.B.A. and B. Comm. Studies at the University of Toronto. He also completed the Advanced Courses in Theme Park Management at Cornell University and is a Certified Attractions Executive of The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA).


Mr. Li is currently holding the following other offices:


  • Trustee, Ocean Park Conservation Foundation, Hong Kong

  • Vice Chairman, National Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Association, China, and Vice Chairman, China Aquarium Committee

  • Vice Chairman, China Ropeway Association, China

  • Chairman, Manpower Committee, Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce

  • Chairman, Rev. Brother Paul Sun Education Foundation

  • Member, Advisory Committee for Graduate Employment, City University of Hong Kong

  • External Programme Advisor, College of Professional & Continuing Education, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

  • Member, Board of Directors, Hong Kong Sports Institute Limited

  • Executive Committee Member, Certified Management Accountants Society of British Columbia, Canada (Hong Kong Branch)

  • Member of the CFO Group, The Association of Zoos & Aquariums (AZA), U.S.A.