Sir David Tang
Tang in 2009
|Born||2 August 1954|
British Hong Kong
|Died||29 August 2017 (aged 63)|
|Alma mater||King's College, London (B.A.)|
University of Cambridge (LL.M)
University of Cambridge (Ph.D.)
Sir David Wing-cheung Tang, KBE (Chinese: 鄧永鏘; pinyin: Dèng Yǒngqiāng; Sidney Lau: Dang6Wing5Cheung1; 2 August 1954 – 29 August 2017), was a Hong Kong businessman. He was best known for founding the Shanghai Tang fashion chain in 1994, which he sold in 1998 to Richemont. Tang's grandfather, Tang Shiu Kin, "founded the Kowloon bus company and became one of Hong Kong's greatest philanthropists".
References[change | change source]
- Jacobs, Emma (23 September 2010). "2o Questions: Sir David Tang". Financial Times. Retrieved 13 August 2017.
- "A Life in the Day: David Tang" The Sunday Times, 20 May 2007. Retrieved 9 July 2011.
- "David Tang dies: tributes paid to Hong Kong businessman and socialite". South China Morning Post. Retrieved 30 August 2017.