PEOPLE

FOUNDERS

People

Arnold Wong – Co-founder

Arnold's background in finance has played a significant role in Classified Group's growth and he continues to work closely with the teams to ensure this continues both locally and expands overseas. Holding an M.A. in Jurisprudence from Oxford University, Arnold made his mark in Hong Kong at HSBC Investment Bank specializing in M&A transactions after having spent several years at KPMG in London.

Alan Lo – Co-founder

Holding an A.B. in Architecture from Princeton University, Alan has become a leading voice in Hong Kong’s culinary and art scene. Listed as one of “Asia’s Best Young Entrepreneurs” by Bloomberg Business, Alan is considered a prominent figure in Hong Kong society. Described by Monocle for “changing the way Hongkongers dine”, Alan showcases his creative flair through the different concepts at Classified Group.

Paulo Pong – Co-founder

With a professional background in wine, Paulo brings extensive knowledge to Classified Group. Managing Director of Altaya Wines and with many awards, including “Chevalier de l’Ordre de Merit Agricole” by the French Ministry of Agriculture in recognition of his contribution to the development of the French Culinary Arts & Wine Culture, Paulo continues to bring the latest wine trends and business acumen to Classified Group.