Benjamin Keswick was appointed as Managing Director of Jardine Matheson in April 2012. He has held a number of executive positions since joining the Group in 1998, including Finance Director and then Chief Executive Officer of Jardine Pacific between 2003 and 2007 and thereafter, Group Managing Director of Jardine Cycle & Carriage until March 2012.
Mr. Keswick is chairman of Jardine Matheson Limited and Jardine Cycle & Carriage and a commissioner of Astra and United Tractors. He is also Managing Director of Dairy Farm, Hongkong Land, Jardine Strategic and Mandarin Oriental, and a director of Jardine Pacific and Jardine Motors.
Mr. Keswick graduated from Newcastle University, UK in 1995 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Agricultural Economics and Food Marketing. He attended INSTEAD, where he received his Master of Business Administration in 2002.
Mr. Keswick is married with four children.