Appointments to Construction Industry Council announced

The Government today (January 27) announced the re-appointment of Mr Lee Shing-see as Chairman of the Construction Industry Council (CIC) for a two-year term from February 1, 2012, to January 31, 2014.  

Seven incumbent CIC members and five new members were
re-appointed/appointed for a two-year term with effect from February 1, 2012. The appointments were made by the Secretary for Development.

The five new members are Mr Kevin Poole, Mr Peter Wong Bay, Mr Paul Chong Kin-lit, Mr Lawrence Ng San-wa, and Professor Christopher Leung Kin-ying.

The CIC was established in February 2007 as a statutory body with a mission 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 CIC has also 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.

Membership of the CIC as from February 1, 2012 will be as follows:

Mr Lee Shing-see

Dr Andrew Chan Ka-ching
Mr Chan Siu-hung
Ms Teresa Cheng Yeuk-wah
Mr Cheung Hau-wai
Mr Chew Tai-chong
Mr Paul Chong Kin-lit
Mr Chow Luen-kiu
Mr Thomas Ho On-sing
Professor Ko Jan-ming
Mr James Kwan Yuk-choi
Mr Lam Wo-hei
Professor Christopher Leung Kin-ying
Mr Mak Tak-ching
Mr Lawrence Ng San-wa
Mr Kevin Poole
Mr Wan Koon-sun
Mr Peter Wong Bay
Mr Mike Wong Chik-wing
Mr Conrad Wong Tin-cheung
Mr Billy Wong Wing-hoo
Mr Yu Wai-wai
Permanent Secretary for Development (Works)
Permanent Secretary for Transport and Housing (Housing)
Director of Buildings

Ends/Friday, January 27, 2012
Issued at HKT 11:10