Plenary Speaker

Anthony Cheung

Anthony Cheung

Secretary for Transport and Housing

Hong Kong

Professor Anthony Cheung Bing-leung was appointed Secretary for Transport and Housing on 1 July 2012. Before assuming this post, Professor Cheung was the President of The Hong Kong Institute of Education.

As the Secretary for Transport and Housing, Professor Cheung is the Chairman of the Hong Kong Housing Authority, Hong Kong Maritime Industry Council, Hong Kong Port Development Council, Hong Kong Logistics Development Council and Aviation Development Advisory Committee. He is also board member of MTR Corporation Limited; Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation; Airport Authority Hong Kong and Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation, as well as member of the Council for Sustainable Development and Economic Development Commission.

Professor Cheung received his bachelor’s degree in social sciences from the University of Hong Kong, master’s degree in public sector management from the University of Aston, UK, and PhD in government from the London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London, UK.

Before joining the Government, Professor Cheung held a number of public service positions including Non-official Member of the Executive Council and Chairman of the Hong Kong Consumer Council.