Professor Thomas Chan is Director of One Belt One Road Research Institute of the Chu Hai College of Higher Education. He has been appointed to the President, ASSOCIAÇĀO ROTA MARÍTIMA DA SEDA (MACAU) from 2016, He is serving as advisor of the Maritime Silk Road Society from 2016. He was appointed to the Advisory Committee for Economic & Trade Policy, Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China in 2011 and is s Standing Director of the Association for Trade Exchange and Promotion between China Mainland and Hong Kong (Beijing). He is serving as an Honorary Director to the Shenzhen City Ma Hong Economic Research Development Fund.
His recent research focuses on the development of Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Bay Area, China’s economic reorganization and shift in development strategy as well as the One Belt One Road Strategy.