Established in 1971, Sino Group comprises three listed companies – Sino Land Company Limited (HKSE: 083), Tsim Sha Tsui Properties Limited (HKSE: 0247), Sino Hotels (Holdings) Limited (HKSE: 1221) – and private companies held by the Ng Family.
As one of Hong Kong’s leading property developers with core businesses in property development and investment, Sino Group has grown with the communities it serves. The Group’s business interests comprise a diversified portfolio of residential, office, industrial, retail and hospitality properties across Hong Kong, mainland China, Singapore and Australia, and has developed over 250 projects, spanning more than 130 million square feet. Core business assets are further complemented by property management services, hotel investment and management, including The Fullerton Hotels & Resorts and other affiliate brands.
With over 11,000 committed staff members, the Group strives to fulfill its vision of Creating Better Lifescapes with a focus on three interconnected pillars – Green Living, Community Spirit and Innovative Design – shaping the cities we call home where people live, work and play. Sustainability is central to what we do as we seek to create value for stakeholders and make business a driver of sustainability for a better future.
Empire Group was founded by Dr. Kwok Ping Sheung Walter in 2010. Dr. Kwok was one of Hong Kong’s most influential and insightful business leaders and thinkers, and is credited with delivering many of the city’s most iconic residential and commercial developments. In the last decade, Empire Group has been an active player in Hong Kong’s real estate market, with a focus on prominently located residential, hospitality and commercial projects. The Group has extensive joint venture experience with the industry’s biggest players, having completed residential projects such as the “Zumurud” on Arygle Street (JV with Cheung Kong Property Development Limited) and the “ALTO Residences” in Tseung Kwan O (JV with Lai Sun Development Limited). Projects currently under sale include “Seacoast Royale”, “Starfront Royale” & “Skypoint Royale” in Tuen Mun (JV with Hong Kong Ferry (Holdings) Limited). To date, Empire Group’s total GFA under development is some 5.33 million square feet.
In addition to property development, Empire Group also actively invests in a wide range of regions, industries and classes, including public market securities, private equity and venture capital. The Group is also dedicated to being a responsible and positive player in society. Via the Walter & Wendy Kwok Family Foundation, Empire Group is a long-time supporter of a number of charitable initiatives that offer services and resources to the underprivileged in Hong Kong, including Foodlink Foundation and Suicide Prevention Services. In addition, the Kwok Scholars Association supports students with a heart for public service, and provides financial assistance in the form of scholarships.