"To prosper, a company should grow and change with the times. The Kerry Group must always look for new areas linked to its strengths in which to expand."
Established in Hong Kong in 1974, the Kerry Group has grown over the years into a multi-national group of diverse innovative companies, active globally but always adhering to the values which originally earned us our reputation in Asia.
We are loyal to our colleagues and to our customers and provide them with unwavering support. We work as a team with open channels of communication, and mutual trust and consideration.
Our word is our bond. We do what we undertake to do, what is ethically right, and what is right for the company and its hard won reputation. We value honesty, diligence, perseverance and dedication.
We are united by a shared determination to build a constantly improving future. We recognize that our potential as individuals is
most fully realized when we work together as one.
Our success is the direct result of the dedication of our colleagues and the loyalty of our customers. We appreciate and reward their commitment. We nurture these relationships with the utmost care.
The path of our development.
Mr. Kuok Hock Nien founds Kuok Brothers Limited in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, initially to trade in rice, sugar and wheat flour.
Kerry Godown is founded, and evolves over time into Kerry Logistics, Asia’s leading logistics services provider, with operations spanning 40 countries and territories.
With extensive renovation and subsequent management of the Hangzhou Hotel, Kerry Group’s first investment in the Chinese Mainland soon became today’s iconic Hangzhou Shangri- La Hotel.
After 18 years of successful involvement in property investment and development in Hong Kong, Kerry Properties Limited is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
The Group’s strong business ties with Chinese Mainland started in a trading partnership with a PRC government-owned company “Ng Fung Hong Ltd” based in Hong Kong.
Kerry Holdings Limited is founded in Hong Kong, which becomes the new center for the group’s expansion.
Just over a decade after the opening of the first Shangri-La hotel in Singapore, Shangri-La International Management Ltd (SLIM) is established to manage the fast growing international group of luxury hotels and resorts.
This particular year marked one of Kerry Group’s most commemorative investments and developments in the Chinese Mainland – the China World Trade Center in Beijing.
The group establishes the Kerry Group Kuok Foundation as its social enterprises arm, with a mission to develop sustainable philanthropic programs to help individuals and communities in need to help themselves.