Chan Chi-ming Appointed as the New CEO of Hong Kong-Shenzhen Innovation and Technology Park Limited
Hong Kong-Shenzhen Innovation and Technology Park Limited (HSITP) today announced the appointment of Mr Chan Chi-ming as Chief Executive Officer from 1 August 2018. He was appointed by HSITP after an open recruitment exercise.
Hong Kong-Shenzhen Innovation and Technology Park Limited (HSITP) was established in October 2017 as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation to build the superstructure of Hong Kong-Shenzhen Innovation and Technology Park in the Lok Ma Chau Loop, and subsequently operate, maintain and manage the Park. The 87-hectare site adjoining Shenzhen will be developed into the largest-ever innovation and technology park in Hong Kong.
Mr Chan is a former government engineer having served in the HKSAR Government for 34 years.He retired in late 2016 from the position of Deputy Secretary (Works) of the Development Bureau. Mr Chan held management positions in various works departments of the Government, including the post of Deputy Director of Civil Engineering and Development Department. As Deputy Secretary of the Development Bureau immediately before his retirement, he was closely involved in formulating key public works policies and partnering with various Mainland government departments and professional bodies to further cross-border cooperation in construction and execution of projects.
Mr Cheuk Wing-hing, Permanent Secretary for Innovation and Technology, and Chairperson of HSITP welcomed the appointment. “Mr Chan has rich experience in management and in overseeing construction projects, and is familiar with Government administration,” he said. “I am confident that his professional expertise in planning and development will contribute importantly to the initial stage development of the Hong Kong-Shenzhen Innovation and Technology Park.”
Source: Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation