Ms. Jennifer TAN, Member, ACGE
Ms. Jennifer Tan, is the Chief Executive of Alipay Financial Services (HK) Limited and the Executive Vice President – Strategy Development and Government Affairs, GBA of Ant Group.
Jennifer holds an MBA from the University of Warwick and is a fellow member of ACCA, ICAEW and HKICPA. She is a highly respected accounting professional and Fintech leader who has taken on senior management roles for over two decades. Before joining the Ant Group, she gained extensive management experience with various global conglomerates including CK Hutchison, Kraft Foods and Colgate Palmolive. In 2016, she saw the potential of developing e-wallet services in Hong Kong and took a bold move to join the emerging Fintech industry.
Jennifer has been an active leader in promoting Fintech industry and accounting profession. In 2021, she was winner of the Outstanding Women Professionals and Entrepreneurs Award and was named by the Fintech Magazine as one of Fintech’s Top 100 Leaders in a global league table. In 2019, she was named ACCA Advocate of the Year, both for Hong Kong and Greater China, and was the Chairlady of ACCA Hong Kong for 2021/22. Recently she is elected as the ACCA Global Council Member for 2022-2025. Currently, Jennifer is the consultative and advisory panel member of Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation and the EXCO Member of the FinTech Specialist Group of Hong Kong Computer Society.
Jennifer is active in voluntary community services especially with regard to the development of young people. She has been serving various universities in Hong Kong as a chairlady or member of the Advisory Committees. She is a frequent speaker to students in Hong Kong and Chinese mainland, helping the next generation to better prepare for future challenges and understand the career opportunities in Fintech.