Sir Arthur Morse (Chinese: 摩士) (25 April 1892 – 13 May 1967) was the head of The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation during and after World War II. He was a British banker born in Tipperary in Ireland. He worked in Shanghai, London and Tientsin and finally many years in Hong Kong. He rebuilt HSBC and did much to revive Hong Kong after the war, retired in 1953 and moved to London where he died in 1967. Morse was born in 1892 in Bohercrowe, County Tipperary, Ireland and his father Digby Scott Morse was a Bank of Ireland agent. and Lizzie Jane Holmes.

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  • Sir Arthur Morse (Chinese: 摩士) (25 April 1892 – 13 May 1967) was the head of The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation during and after World War II. He was a British banker born in Tipperary in Ireland. He worked in Shanghai, London and Tientsin and finally many years in Hong Kong. He rebuilt HSBC and did much to revive Hong Kong after the war, retired in 1953 and moved to London where he died in 1967. Morse was born in 1892 in Bohercrowe, County Tipperary, Ireland and his father Digby Scott Morse was a Bank of Ireland agent. and Lizzie Jane Holmes. Morse attended Foyle College in Derry, before embarking on his banking career with HSBC. (en)
  • 本文介紹的是香港上海滙豐銀行大班摩士爵士。關於其他解釋,詳見「摩士 (消歧義)」。 摩士爵士,KBE,JP(Sir Arthur Morse,1892年4月25日-1967年5月13日),舊時也譯摩斯爵士,英國和香港銀行家,1941年至1953年任香港上海滙豐銀行主席,1943年至1953年兼任總司理,1946年至1953年任行政局首席非官守議員,是滙豐銀行在第二次世界大戰期間和戰後初期的重要領導人物。 在1912年加入滙豐的摩士,早年曾在香港總行和中國內地各分行任職凡二十餘年,1940年調任倫敦分行總經理,1941年香港淪陷前夕出任主席,繼而在1943年起出任總司理,任內成功帶領滙豐渡過第二次世界大戰,並負責在戰後將總行遷回香港,以及重建香港、遠東和全球各地的業務。「凡有利於香港者,即有利於滙豐」一語,即出自他任內。摩士在1953年卸任主席和總司理後,回到英國出任滙豐的倫敦顧問委員會主席,繼續參與滙豐業務。 摩士曾分別於1949年和1961年兩度封爵士,另在1940年獲香港大學頒授榮譽博士學位。現今位於九龍黃大仙的摩士公園,即以他命名。 (zh)
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  • 1892-4-25
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  • 1967-5-13
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  • 本文介紹的是香港上海滙豐銀行大班摩士爵士。關於其他解釋,詳見「摩士 (消歧義)」。 摩士爵士,KBE,JP(Sir Arthur Morse,1892年4月25日-1967年5月13日),舊時也譯摩斯爵士,英國和香港銀行家,1941年至1953年任香港上海滙豐銀行主席,1943年至1953年兼任總司理,1946年至1953年任行政局首席非官守議員,是滙豐銀行在第二次世界大戰期間和戰後初期的重要領導人物。 在1912年加入滙豐的摩士,早年曾在香港總行和中國內地各分行任職凡二十餘年,1940年調任倫敦分行總經理,1941年香港淪陷前夕出任主席,繼而在1943年起出任總司理,任內成功帶領滙豐渡過第二次世界大戰,並負責在戰後將總行遷回香港,以及重建香港、遠東和全球各地的業務。「凡有利於香港者,即有利於滙豐」一語,即出自他任內。摩士在1953年卸任主席和總司理後,回到英國出任滙豐的倫敦顧問委員會主席,繼續參與滙豐業務。 摩士曾分別於1949年和1961年兩度封爵士,另在1940年獲香港大學頒授榮譽博士學位。現今位於九龍黃大仙的摩士公園,即以他命名。 (zh)
  • Sir Arthur Morse (Chinese: 摩士) (25 April 1892 – 13 May 1967) was the head of The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation during and after World War II. He was a British banker born in Tipperary in Ireland. He worked in Shanghai, London and Tientsin and finally many years in Hong Kong. He rebuilt HSBC and did much to revive Hong Kong after the war, retired in 1953 and moved to London where he died in 1967. Morse was born in 1892 in Bohercrowe, County Tipperary, Ireland and his father Digby Scott Morse was a Bank of Ireland agent. and Lizzie Jane Holmes. (en)
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