Election Results of the 7th Standing Committee of HKUST Convocation 2023-2025

The HKUST Convocation’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) 2021 was held on Monday, 18 March 2023. As the number of nominations does not exceed the number of vacancies, the 9 nominees received by the closing time of the nomination were declared elected at the AGM.  According to Clause 14 of the Constitution, the elected members shall serve for a term of 2 years, commencing from 1 April 2023. 
 

The nine elected Standing Committee Members are: 

CHAN Chi Kin, Ivan (2007, MBA) 
CHEN, Marco  (2018, MBA) 
CHEN, Kristie  (2022, MBA) 
CHENG Leong Kwan, Brian (2012 BBA (ACCT)) 
NG Wing-chi, Patrick (2005 BEng (CIVL)) 
SUEN Hiu Yan, Fanny (2005 BBA(MARK)) 
Tsang Kin Chung, Terry (2004 BEng(CIVL), 2006 MPhil(CIVL), 2018 MBA) 
TSANG Kin Ho, Terence  (2006 BEng(CSIE) – MC) 
YIP Lai Ting, Fanny (2018 MBA) 

 

Candidates

Biography

CHAN Chi Kin, Ivan 

2007 MBA

 

 

Academic qualification(s)

  • Master of Business Administration, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
  • Bachelor Degree of Social Science in Government and Public Administration, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

 

Position(s) or office(s) held in field of employment with dates of tenure

  • General Manager Group Public Affairs, John Swire & Sons H.K. Ltd (2022 - Present)
  • Director, Brunswick Group Limited (2021-2022)
  • Head of Communications and Education, Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (2016 – 2021)
  • Corporate Communication Manager, Cathay Pacific Airways Limited (2012 – 2016)
  • Corporate Communication Manager, Hong Kong Dragon Airlines Limited (2008 – 2012)

 

Position(s) or office(s) held at any time in public bodies, clubs and institutions (including University clubs and societies) with dates of tenure

 

Public Services

  • Member, Economic Policy Committee, The Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce (2022 - Present)
  • Member, Service Development and Management Committee, The Boys' and Girls' Clubs Association of Hong Kong (2021 - Present)
  • Co-opted Member, Public Relations and Promotion Subcommittee, Lantau Development Advisory Committee (2016 – 2018)
  • Board Member, Equal Opportunities Commission (2015 – 2016)

 

HKUST

  • Vice President, Communications, HKUST MBA Alumni Association (2008)

CHEN, Marco

2018 MBA

 

 

Academic qualification(s)

  • Master of Business Administration, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)

 

Position(s) or office(s) held in field of employment with dates of tenure

  • General Manager – Fung Group (2018-present)


Position(s) or office(s) held at any time in public bodies, clubs and institutions (including University clubs and societies) with dates of tenure

  • Co-Chair, Innovation & Entrepreneurship Committee, HKUST Convocation (2020 – present)
  • CFO, HKUST MBA Alumni Association (2021 - present)
  • President, HKUST MBA Association (2016 – 2018)

CHEN, Kristie

2022 MBA

 

 

Academic qualification(s)

  • Master of Business Administration, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
  • Master of Social Science in Advertising, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Bachelor of Journalism & Communication, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

 

Position(s) or office(s) held in field of employment with dates of tenure

  • Senior Manager, Customer Services IT Business Enablemen, CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (2023 – Present)
  • Head of Product, 9GAG (2021 – 2023)
  • Product Manager, ViuTV (2006 - 2021)

 

 

CHENG Leong Kwan, Brian

2012 BBA (ACCT)

 

 

Academic qualification(s)

  • Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Information Systems, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)

 

Position(s) or office(s) held in field of employment with dates of tenure

  • Vice President, Morgan Stanley (2018 – present)
  • Senior Manager, Chief of Staff, JAMM Active Limited, Taiwan (2017-2018)
  • Associate, Gold Sachs (2012 – 2017)
  • Summer Analyst, Gold Sachs (2011)
  • Analyst, Placement Program, Credit Suisse (2010)

NG Wing-chi, Patrick

2005 BEng(CIVL)

 

 

Academic qualification qualification(s)
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Civil and Structrual Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
  • LLM in Construction Law and Arbitration, Robert Gordon University
  • Master of Science in Sustainable Urban Development, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 

 

Position(s) or office office(s) held in field of employment with dates of tenure

  • Engineer, The Government of the HKSAR (2014 - Present)

 

Position(s) or office(s) held at any time in public bodies, clubs and institutions (including University clubs and societies) with dates of tenure

  • Corproate Member, Hong Kong Institute of Engineers
  • Chartered Engineer, Engineering Council
  • Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
     

SUEN Hiu Yan, Fanny

2005 BBA (MARK)

 

Academic qualification(s)

  • Master of Science in Advertising, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)

 

Position(s) or office(s) held in field of employment with dates of tenure

  • Founder of MobiChef (2017 - Present)

 

Position(s) or office(s) held at any time in public bodies, clubs and institutions (including University clubs and societies) with dates of tenure

  • Vice President, Entrepreneur Circle, Session 2021-2023, HKUST Alumni Association
     

TSANG Kin Chung, Terry

2004 BEng(CIVL), 2006 MPhil(CIVL), 2018 MBA

 

Academic qualification(s)

  • Master of Business Administration, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
  • Master of Philosophy in Civil Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology(HKUST)

 

Position(s) or office(s) held in field of employment with dates of tenure

  • CEO of Mad Head Limited (2012 - Present)
     

Position(s) or office(s) held at any time in public bodies, clubs and institutions (including University clubs and societies) with dates of tenure

  • Vice Chairman, HKUST Convocation Committee (2019-2023)
     

TSANG Kin Ho, Terence

2006 BEng(CSIE)-MC

 

 

 

 

Academic qualification(s)

  • Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)

 

Position(s) or office(s) held in field of employment with dates of tenure

  • CTO of Mad Head Limited (2012 - Present)

 

YIP Lai Ting, Fanny

2018 MBA

 

Academic qualification(s)

  • Fellowship of the College of Ophthalmologists of Hong Kong, FCOphth (HK)
  • Fellowship of the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine (Ophthalmology), FHKAM (Ophth)
  • Master of Business Administration, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
  • Membership of Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburg (Ophthalmology), MRCSEd (Ophth)
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, M.B.Ch.B, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

 

Position(s) or office(s) held in field of employment with dates of tenure

  • Associate Consultant in Ophthalmology, Hospital Authority (2020 - 2023)
  • Specialist in Ophthalmology, St Teresa's Hospital (2023 - Present)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor (Honorary), Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (2020 - Present)

 

 

After the AGM, the offices of the Chairman and Vice-Chairman were elected amongst the nine elected Standing Committee Members. The following alumni will take the respective offices for a term of 2 years commencing from 1 April 2021. 
 

Chairman: TSANG Kin Chung, Terry

Vice-Chairman: CHEN, Marco


Highlights of the event can be viewed here
 

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