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Datuk Seri Panglima Andrew Sheng (born 1946) is the President of Fung Global Institute, a Hong Kong based global think tank. He started his career as an accountant. He served as chairman of the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) before his replacement by Martin Wheatley in 2005.
Following his graduation, Sheng moved to London and joined Arthur Andersen to train as a chartered accountant. After seven years in England, he came back to Malaysia in 1972, and four years later took up a position at Bank Negara Malaysia, where he did work involving banking regulation. In 1989 he was seconded to the World Bank office in Washington, DC; he came back to Asia in 1993 to serve as the deputy chief executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority. After that, he was appointed to his position on Hong Kong's SFC in October 1998; Tung Chee Hwa re-appointed him in October 2003 for a further two years. In 2005, he stepped down in favour of Wheatley, who had joined the SFC the year prior after being removed from his position at the London Stock Exchange. Sheng became president of Fung Global Institute, an independent, global think tank based in Hong Kong, in 2011.
As of 2013[update], Sheng is also the Chief Adviser to the China Banking Regulatory Commission and a Board Member of Khazanah Nasional Berhad, Malaysia. In addition, he serves as a member of the International Advisory Council of the China Investment Corporation, the China Development Bank, the Advisory Council on Shanghai as an International Financial Centre and the International Council of the Freie University, Berlin. He is also an Adjunct Professor at the Graduate School of Economics and Management, Tsinghua University, Beijing and the University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur.
In 2013, Sheng was awarded by the Hong Kong Securities and Investment Institute (HKSI) as Honorary Fellow.
In 2013, TIME named Sheng as one of the 100 most influential people in the world.