On 28 April 2021, Stanley Ho East Asia College held her third high table dinner of 2020/2021. Mr. Carlos Cid Álvares, Vice Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Banco Nacional Ultramarino, S.A. (BNU) in Macau, was invited as the guest of honour. The event was also joined by fellows and more than 100 students.

With more than 40 years of experience in the banking sector, Mr. Carlos Cid Álvares spoke of BNU’s deep roots and milestones achieved in Macau and beyond. He described with inspiring stories and thought-provoking examples. By illustrating his professional path, Mr. Cid Álvares shared insights on career planning and development for students. He aspired students not to give up and be happy when attempting to accomplish professional and life goals.

The master of ceremonies of the evening is student Ms. Lei Cheok I, Astor. Two brilliant students Ms. Yang Bohan, Angel and Ms. Wang Tzu-yen, Regina respectively performed “Sleeve Dream” on Guzheng, and “Secret” on piano.

Mr. Carlos Cid Álvares have served as the CEO of BNU since June 2018, and meanwhile holds key roles in a number of banking and business organisations in Macau. Prior to coming to Macau, he served key positions in various Portuguese corporations, including Banco Popular Portugal and Banco Comercial Português.

Carlos Cid Álvares, Chief Executive Officer of Banco Nacional Ultramarino, shared about the history and milestones of BNU in Macau.

Student Angel Yang performed a Guzheng piece “Sleeve Dream”.

College Master Prof. Iu Vai Pan gave opening remarks and introduced the guest of honour Mr. Carlos Cid Álvares.

Master of ceremonies: student Ms. Astor Lei

Group photo after the dinner



2021年4月28日,何鴻燊東亞書院舉行了2020-2021學年的第三埸高桌晚宴。本次高桌晚宴榮譽主講嘉賓為大西洋銀行行政總裁區偉時 (Carlos Cid Álvares) 先生。本次活動同時有多位書院非駐院導師及一百多名學生參加。



區偉時 (Carlos Cid Álvares) 先生由2018年6月起擔任大西洋銀行行政總裁,同時在澳門多家金融和商業組織擔任主要委任成員。在來澳門之前,區偉時曾在多家葡萄牙公司擔任高層管理職務,包括葡萄牙人民銀行及葡萄牙商業銀行。