Mr. Henry Ho is the Managing Director and the Founder of Thousand Million Group of Companies. Henry has significant diamond and jewelry experience, having spent 40 years working in these fields both internationally and in Hong Kong.
He has held a variety of key positions within TMJM, including Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and Director of Procurement. Henry is also a Melvin Jones Fellow of the Lions Club International Foundation and Honorary President of the Hong Kong Gemstone Manufacturers Association, as well as the Hong Kong Gold & Silver Ornament Workers & Merchants General Union. In August 2016, he was appointed Chairman of the Lions Kidney Education Centre and Research Foundation.
In July 2013, Jesse Yau became the Executive Director of TMJM. She was appointed Business Manager in 2007, responsible for overall operations and performance as well as being a member of the Remuneration Committee. She holds a degree in Business Management from Seneca College, Toronto, Canada, and is a Graduate Gemologist of the Gemological Institute of America.
Prior to joining TMJM, Jesse worked for LJ International Inc. and was Business Manager of the Diamond Division from 2002-2006. In 2016, Jesse was appointed as the 6th Executive Vice Chairman of the Lion Kidney Education Centre and Research Foundation.
Senior Vice President, Sales
In January 2007, Vernon Oehlsen joined TMJM as Vice President of Sales. Based in Seattle, USA, Vernon is responsible for sales of jewelry to the company’s worldwide customer base.
Previously, Vernon has held executive positions with some of the largest jewelry companies in the industry. These include Simon Golub & Sons, Continental Jewelry, UnoAerre, and M. Fabrikant & Sons.
Vernon is a graduate of the University of Washington, with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics.
Vice President, Sales
Angel Yip joined TMJM as Vice President of Sales in December, 2017. She has diverse experience in both operations and management. She is responsible for developing TMJM’s new product categories to both existing and expanded client base. With 20-years’ experience in jewelry sales to wholesaler, chain store and TV shopping network in different countries, she is well versed in client needs of different markets and specializes in developing tailor-made solutions to fit different segments.
Before being with TMJM, Angel worked for Nasdaq Listed Jewelry Company for 10 years and was appointed V. P. of Sales between 2005 & 2009. In addition, she was in-charge of setting up a jewelry division for a Brazilian company in Hong Kong.
Anson Ho was appointed Marketing Manager in April 2015. Based in Hong Kong, he is responsible for driving TMJM’s global marketing strategy, which includes strategic planning, marketing communications, partnerships and business development functions. He is also a Member of Risk Management Committee.
Before joining TMJM, Anson was engaged in luxury sectors such as horology and private aviation. Furthermore, he holds a Bachelor of Business degree from Griffith University and a Master of Business Administration degree from the City University of Hong Kong.
Andrea joined TMJM in November 2015, providing support for a special development project. The 58 year-old seasoned mechanical engineer combines his technical background with a luxury goods management mindset. Beginning his career at IBM (Italy/USA) as an automation and process engineer, his fondness for watches and jewelry led him to become a top manager for Chantecler, Bulgari, and Asprey and Garrard. His special talent is setting up business processes to function at its optimal efficiency.
Andrea also works as a project management consultant to sustainable energy projects.
Connie Fung is the Head of the Accounting Department. An accountant with extensive operational and financial expertise, she is responsible for strategic and financial planning, cost reduction initiatives, as well as providing guidance and controls to ensure the company’s profitable growth. She has worked in the accounting field of different industries in Hong Kong and overseas for over 20 years.
Furthermore, Connie has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the Open University of Hong Kong.