Appointment to Construction Industry Council announced

The Government today (January 29) announced the appointment of Mr Lee Shing-see as the Chairman of the Construction Industry Council (CIC) for a two-year term from February 1, 2010, to January 31, 2012.  

Thirteen incumbent CIC members were re-appointed for a three-year term and 11 new members were appointed for a two-year term with effect from February 1, 2010. The appointments were made by the Secretary for Development.

The 11 new members are Mr Chew Tai-chong, Mr Mike Wong Chik-wing, Mr James Kwan Yuk-choi, Mr Yu Kam-hung, Mr Peter Lam Oi-ki, Mr Ho Wai-wah, Professor Joseph Lee Hun-wei, Mr Chow Luen-kiu, Mr Mak Tak-ching, Mr Cheung Hau-wai and Mr Chan Siu-hung.

Established in February 2007, CIC is a statutory body whose mission is to forge consensus on long-term strategic issues concerning the construction industry, convey the needs and aspirations of the industry to the Government, and provide a channel for the Government to solicit advice on all construction-related matters.  Since its establishment, the Council has embarked on a range of initiatives to elevate the quality of construction and to uphold the professionalism of the construction industry in Hong Kong.

The appointments were published in the Government Gazette today.

The membership list of CIC is as follows:

Mr Lee Shing See

Mr Chew Tai-chong
Mr Stanley Hui Hon-chung
Mr Mike Wong Chik-wing
Mr Yu Wai-wai
Mr Lam Wo-hei
Dr Andrew Chan Ka-ching
Mr James Kwan Yuk-choi
Mr Yu Kam-hung
Mr Conrad Wong Tin-cheung
Mr Thomas Ho On-sing
Mr Billy Wong Wing-hoo
Mr Peter Lam Oi-ki
Mr Ho Wai-wah
Professor Ko Jan-ming
Professor Joseph Lee Hun-wei
Mr Chow Luen-kiu
Mr Wan Koon-sun
Mr Mak Tak-ching
Mr Cheung Hau-wai
Ms Teresa Cheng Yeuk-wah
Mr Chan Siu-hung
Permanent Secretary for Development (Works)
Permanent Secretary for Transport and Housing (Housing)
Director of Buildings

Ends/Friday, January 29, 2010
Issued at HKT 11:48