- Winner of 6th Hong Kong Outstanding Students Award (1990-91)
- Public Relations Officer of 5th Executive Committee (1991-92), Hong Kong Outstanding Students' Association
Francis is now Director (Projects), Group Human Resources, at Esquel Group. Having specialized in the field of Human Resources for the past 10+ years, Francis focuses on helping regional and global organizations improve employee and organizational performance through providing Core HR and Talent Management solutions. Earlier in his career, Francis had been active in the software industry and taken on roles in software development, project management, product management, and consulting, in the US Silicon Valley and Asia-Pacific.
Francis graduated from the Computer Science Division of University of California, Berkeley (BS '95, MS '97). He also holds an MBA from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley, and an MSc in Strategic Human Resources Management from the Hong Kong Baptist University.