Dr. William Cheuk has been a Research Scientist (project leader) in Advanced Environmental Technology in the Chemical Engineering since he received his doctoral degree at the University of British Columbia. He has been conducting different hi-tech projects funded by the provincial and federal governments of Canada. He has received various awards from the provincial (B.C. Science Council) and federal levels (National Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada). Recently, he was the recipient of the BC New Canadian Entrepreneur Award – Emerging Technology.
He is the founder and President of Vision Technology Group. His group conducts different areas of businesses, including environmental technologies, bio-technologies, hydroponic and organic greenhouses, etc. He is the Vice President of BC Greenhouse Growers’ Association, Vice President of Emerge Venture Partners Ltd., Board Member of BC Vegetable Commission, Director of BC Health Products and Functional Food Council. He has recently been appointed by the Government of Canada as a Director of the Canadian Wheat Board, which controls 6 billions dollars sale of Canadian wheat and barley over the world. Moreover, since 2002, he has been appointed as the Director of Investment Agriculture Foundation, which is one of the most prestigious funding agencies in control of a foundation of one hundred million Canadian Dollars on behalf of the Federal and Provincial governments. He is also actively involved in the community. He is the Honorable Advisor of the British Columbia Regiment, 2381 BCR (Irish Fusiliers) RCACC, Advisor of the Canadian Cancer Society Fundraising Committee (BC & Yukon). He is also a Past President of Wah Yan College Alumni (Vancouver) Association and the Charter Secretary of the Vancouver Metropolitan Lions Club.