The Honourable Bernard Charnwut Chan , is a Hong Kong politician and businessman. He is the grandson of Chin Sophonpanich, the late founder of Bangkok Bank, and is a practicing Roman Catholic.
He graduated from Pomona College with a in Studio Art. He is the member of the . He was the member of the as well as the member of in Legco. He is married and has two children.
Outside of politics, he acts as President of Asia Financial Group, Chair of the Hong Kong-Thailand Business Council and Vice President of Oxfam Hong Kong. Chan has also been awarded , the Gold Bauhinia Star and Justice of the Peace .