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The Hong Kong Management Association and BExcellent Group sign Collaborative Agreement to Promote the Development of Hong Kong's Quality Education in the Greater Bay Area

The Hong Kong Management Association (HKMA) and BExcellent Group (BExcellent) signed a Collaborative Agreement to jointly promote the development of quality education in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA).

The signing ceremony was held on 2 June, 2021 at the CYMA Charity Fund Management Development Centre of the HKMA. The agreement was signed by Dr Victor Lee, Executive Director of the HKMA and Dr June Leung, Chairperson of BExcellent.

The HKMA was established in 1960 and is a non-profit-making professional organization dedicated to advancing management excellence in Hong Kong and the Region. BExcellent is a company listed on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (SEHK: 1775), operating a range of education programmes and services under the “Beacon” brand. The HKMA and BExcellent hope that this collaboration will leverage the advantages and resources of both parties to assist enterprises and institutions in the GBA to enhance their management standards, as well as to nurture exceptional talents for the GBA.

Dr Victor Lee, Executive Director of the HKMA, said: “The Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area is a major part of China’s national development strategies and one of the strategic priorities of the HKMA. The HKMA is very pleased to work together with BExcellent to further promote the development of management excellence in the GBA while helping companies and institutions in the Area achieve better management as well as cultivate human capital.”

Dr June Leung, Chairperson of BExcellent, pointed out that “The HKMA offers a diverse set of courses and educational services. BExcellent, on the other hand, has more than 30 years of experience in education operations and teacher training. The two parties can join hands in providing high-quality courses and services to people of all ages in the Greater Bay Area. In line with the development trend of ‘integration between industry and education’ in the Mainland, this will surely accelerate the development and progression of the field of education and corporate training in China.”

It is hoped that through this collaboration, the two parties can integrate their respective high-quality educational resources and make a contribution to the development of talents and the advancement of business management in the GBA.



About The Hong Kong Management Association
The Hong Kong Management Association (HKMA) was established in 1960. As a non-profit making professional organization, its vision is to be the leading professional organization advancing management excellence in Hong Kong and the Region. To nurture human capital through management education and training at all levels, the Association offers over 2,000 training programmes and activities to more than 50,000 participants annually. A diverse range of programmes are provided including Bachelor, Master and Doctoral degrees offered in partnership with prestigious universities worldwide; Diploma programmes; Certificate courses; Distance Learning courses; seminars and workshops; as well as short courses for business executives and professionals. To promote best practices in management, the Association organizes eight annual business awards, which have become the highlights of the business community. The Association also provides around 13,000 members with a platform for the exchange of ideas, networking and personal development.

HKMA Official Website: www.hkma.org.hk
HKMA Official Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/HKMAfb

About BExellent Group
BExcellent Group Holdings Limited is a public listed company in Hong Kong. (SEHK: 1775) The group provides private supplementary secondary school education services for students under the “Beacon” brand. Beacon mainly offers tutorial classes at the secondary level, day-time secondary courses for senior secondary students, pre-education courses and life-learning courses. With the effort and passion of their outstanding and highly qualified teachers, the group has now established an extensive network of teaching centres throughout the territory. Beacon currently runs 12 teaching centres with a capacity approaching 100 classrooms, serving tens of thousands of students each year. Beacon is the largest chain operated education organisation in Hong Kong. In recent years, Beacon has been actively developing its online education service. Since 2020, the company has produced close to 1.3 million hours of educational video content, with close to 30,000 students enrolling and learning through their online student platform. Beacon also operates a system that aims to assess the abilities of secondary students. Over 150 secondary schools and over 360 teachers from various subjects have signed up to use the service. And over 7000 students use the system.

BExellent Group Website: www.bexcellentgroup.com


Jointly issued by The Hong Kong Management Association and BExcellent Group Holdings Limited on Tuesday, 15 June 2021.

Ms Lily Hui 2774 8560 / lilyhui@hkma.org.hk
Senior Membership & Event Manager, The Hong Kong Management Association
Ms Renee Cheng 3958 4818 / reneecheng@hkma.org.hk
Membership & Event Manager, The Hong Kong Management Association
Ms Cherrie Tsang 3150 6049 / cherrietsang@beacon.com.hk
Public Relations Manager, BExcellent