Local Advisory Board

Board Members:

Climate and Health – Professor Emily Chan

Development, Assistant Dean, Associate Director (External Affairs and Collaboration), JC School of Public Health and Primary Care Professor, JC School of Public Health and Primary Care

  • F.H.K.A.M., Fellow of the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine
  • F.H.K.C.C.M, Fellow of the Hong Kong College of Community Medicine
  • C.P.H., Certificate of Public Health, U.S.
  • D.F.P.H., London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, U.K.
  • D.D.M., London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, U.K.
  • D.F.M., The Hong Kong College of Family Physicians (HKCFP)
  • M.D., Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • M.B.B.S., Hong Kong University
  • S.M. P.I.H., Harvard School of Public Health, U.S.
  • B.S., Johns Hopkins University, U.S.
  • Associate Professor, The Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care (SPHPC), Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)
  • Honorary Research Fellow (Emerging Infectious Diseases and Emergency Preparedness), Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, U.K.
  • Director, Collaborating Centre, Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response (CCOUC), Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Project In-Charge, Public Health Humanitarian Initiative, SPHPC, CUHK
  • Convener, Climate Change and Health Study Group, SPHPC, CUHK
ICT – Mr. Francis Fong

President, The Hong Kong Information Technology Federation (HKITF)

  • Member of Electoral Conference for the election of Hong Kong Deputies to the 11th National People’s Congress of the People’s Republic of China
  • Election Committee of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Information Technology Subsector (2006-2016)
  • Founding Chairman of Hong Kong Association of Interactive Marketing (HKAIM)
  • President of Hong Kong Information Technology Federation (HKITF)
  • (HKITF is the sole member of The World Information Technology and Services Alliance <WITSA> in Hong Kong & China)
  • Founder of e-Learning Consortium (eLC)
  • Vice-chairman of China Business Angel Network (CBAN) – Hong Kong Chapter
  • Non-official members of the Anti-Spamming Task Force, Commerce and Economic Development Bureau (CEDB), HKSAR Government
  • Chairman of Electronics & Communication Industry Safety and Health Committee, Occupational Safety and Health Council
  • Co-opted Member of IT Expert Advisory Group, The Consumer Council
  • Member of Telecommunications Users and Consumers Advisory Committee, Office of the Communications Authority (OFCA)
  • Member of the E-logistics Project Group, Hong Kong Logistics Development Council
  • Member of Design, Marketing and Licensing Services Advisory Committee, Hong Kong Trade Development Council
  • Member of Advisory Committee, WebOrganic (HKCSS)
  • Advisory Committee Member, Médecins Sans Frontières Hong Kong
  • Member of Resources Development Committee, Oxfam Hong Kong
  • Executive Committee Member & Member of Technical and Engineering Subcommittee, Senior Citizen Home Safety Association (SCHSA)
  • Management Committee Member of CyberSenior Network Development Association
  • Member of Steering Committee, Accessing e-Learning Support Project, Hong Kong Blind Union
  • Initiator & Strategic Committee Member, The Professional Commons
  • Founder & Councilor of Internet Society – Hong Kong Chapter (ISOC-HK)
  • Founding Member, IT Voice
  • Fellowship Member of The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, United Kingdom (FCIS – ICSA UK)
  • Fellowship Member of The Hong Kong Institute of Company Secretaries (FCS – HKICS)
  • Fellowship Member of Hong Kong Computer Society (FHKCS)
Sustainable Development – Professor Lam Kin Che, S.B.S., J.P.

Former Member, Sustainable Development Council

  • Member, Nian Lian Garden Management Committee
  • Editorial Board member , Chinese Journal of Population Resources and Environment (Beijing), Journal of Environmental Science (Elsevier & Chinese Academy of Science) and Journal of Tropical Geography (Guangzhou)
  • Former Chairman, Advisory Council on the Environment
  • Member, Air Pollution Control Appeal Board
  • Member, Noise Control Appeal Board
  • Member, Town Planning Appeal Board
  • Senior Environmental Scientist, World Bank
Air Quality – Professor Alexis Lau

Professor, Division of Environment, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)

  • Ph.D., Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Princeton University, U.S.
  • M.Sc. Physics, The University of British Columbia (UBC), Canada
  • B.Sc. Physics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Associate Professor, Division of Environment, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
  • Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, HKUST
  • Manager, Environmental Central Facility, Institute for the Environment, HKUST
  • Director, Atmospheric Research Center, FYTGS, HKUST
Youth – Miss Michelle Leung

Former student, the University of Hong Kong

  • Year 3 University Student, BBA, International Business and Global Management, the University of Hong Kong (graduating in 2013)
  • Founding Member of Green in the Concrete Project, Students in Free Enterprise, the University of Hong Kong
  • Former Executive Committee Member, Model United Nations Climate Change Conference, Global Elites 2010, Roundtable Community
  • Former Participant in Environmental Research Program at Centre for Marine Environmental Research and Innovative Technology (MERIT) (AoE), City University of Hong Kong
  • Former intern in Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley and Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu
Sustainability and Electronic Waste – Professor Lu Yuan

Former Professor, Department of Management, Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • Ph.D., Aston University, U.K.
  • M.B.A., China-EEC Management Institute, PRC.
  • B.Sc., Beijing University of Technology, PRC
  • Professor, Department of Management, Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Former research associate, School of Management, the University of Lancaster, U.K.
  • Former Rothmans Research Fellow, Judge Institute of Management Studies, University of Cambridge, U.K.
Water – Dr. Anthony Ma

Principal Consultant (Environmental Management), Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC)

  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Queen’s University Belfast, U.K.
  • Principal Consultant (Environmental Management), Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC)
  • Immediate Past Chairman, The Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management Hong Kong (CIWEM HK)
  • Advisor of Oxfam Hong Kong
  • Committee Member of Hong Kong Green Strategy Alliance (HKGSA)
  • Executive Member & Chairman of Section: Eco Water Resource, Hong Kong Bio- and Eco-Energy Industry Association (HKBEE)
  • Expert Panel Member for HATS Stage 2B Review
Green City – Professor Edward Ng

Yao Ling Sun Professor of Architecture, The Chinese University of Hong Kong 

  • Ph.D., University of Cambridge, U.K.
  • M.B.A., Warwick University, U.K.
  • B.Arch., Manchester University, U.K.
  • B.A., Nottingham University, U.K.
  • RIBA, HKIA,, IESNA, MSLL, AMS, FHKMetS, FRMetS, FRSA, Architect (UK), Architect(HK)
  • Professor, Department of Architecture, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)
  • Director, M.Sc. in Environment and Sustainable Design, CUHK
  • Member, International Advisory Board, Lighting Research and Technology, (LRT).
  • Founding Chairman, Wu Zhi Qiao (Bridge to China) Charitable Foundation
  • Member, Editorial board, Architectural Science Review (ASR), The University of Sydney
Business Engagement – Dr. Andrew Thomson

Former CEO, The Business Environment Council (BEC), Hong Kong

  • Ph.D., De Montfort University, U.K.
  • B.Sc., De Montfort University, U.K.
  • Former CEO, The Business Environment Council (BEC), Hong Kong
  • Founding Member and Director , The Hong Kong Green Building Council (HKGBC)
  • Vice President, Green Institute Hong Kong
  • Former Director and legal representative, BEC China Limited
  • Member, The Council for Sustainable Development, Environment Bureau, HKSAR
  • Member, Harbour-front Enhancement Committee (HEC), HKSAR
  • Founding and Executive Committee Member, Harbour Business Forum (HBF), HKSAR
  • Member, Tourism Strategy Group, Tourism Commission, Commerce and Economic Development Bureau, HKSAR
  • Founding Member, The Coalition on Sustainable Tourism (CoST), HKSAR
  • Member, Waste Disposal Appeals Board Panel, HKSAR
  • Member, Education and Publicity and Sustainable Development, Council for Sustainable Development Fund Vetting Committees, HKSAR
  • Founding Member, BEAM Society, HKSAR
  • Governing Council Member, Hong Kong Quality Assurance Agency
  • Former BEC Liaison representative, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development
  • Member, Local Advisory Committee of the Division of Environment, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
Communication – Mr. Vincent Wong

Former Director of Strategic Planning, Commercial Broadcasting Co. Ltd., Hong Kong

  • M.B.A., University of Cambridge, U.K.
  • L.L.B., University of London, U.K.
  • Degree, University of Toronto, Canada
  • Former Administrative Officer (AO), HKSAR Government
  • Former Director, Strategic Planning of Commercial Broadcasting Co. Ltd., Hong Kong
  • Former Director, Research and Public Affairs, APCO Asia
  • Former Director, Business Development, AdmanGo Media Research
  • Columnist, “Hong Kong Economic Times”, “CUP” and “Ta Kung Pao” newspapers
  • Author, Creative Theory of Everything (one of Hong Kong’s Best Books in 2005)
ICT – Mr. Erwin Huan

Deputy Chairman, Tse Sui Luen (TSL), HK; Non-Official member, Steering Committee on Strategic Development of IT in Education, Education Bureau, HKSAR

  • Senior Executive Studies, Tsinghua University, PRC
  • Executive Education, Harvard Business School, U.S.
  • B.S., Information Management System, Boston University, U.S.
  • Non- Official Member, Steering Committee on Strategic Development of Information Technology in Education, Education Bureau, HKSAR
  • Deputy Chairman, Tse Sui Luen (TSL), Hong Kong
  • Executive Director, Tse Sui Luen (TSL), Hong Kong
  • Deputy Chairman, Co-Founder, CEO WebOrganic
  • Deputy Chairman, SCHSA
  • Executive Director, Xtown Mobile, Hong Kong
  • Founder, e-Learning Consortium, Hong Kong
Green Investment – Mr. Sam Tang

Executive Director, HOPU

  • Over 15 years of experience in international investment industry with in-depth private equity experience especially in renewable energy and environmental sector in Asia
  • Former Executive Director at Olympus Capital leading Asia environmental investments
  • Previous lead investments include sectors such as waste-to-energy, hydro power, wind energy, recycling, air emission treatment in Asia
  • Executive Director at Spring Capital Asia focusing on environmental and healthcare PE investment
  • Bachelor of Arts and Master of Science from University of Cambridge, UK
  • Conference Advisor (HK) to ESG and Sustainable Investing Conference with UNESCAP
Architecture – Ms Anna Sum-yee KWONG, Medal of Honour

Managing Director, Anna Kwong Architects & Associates

  • BA(AS)(Hons)(HKU) B Arch(HKU) FHKIA RIBA
  • PRC Class 1 Registered Architect Qualification APEC Architect
  • Authorized Person & Registered Architect (HKSAR Government)
  • Hong Kong Institute of Architects Annual Award 2008
  • Award of Merit : Hong Kong (Community Building) St. Andrew’s Church & Kindergarten, Tseung Kwan O, HKSAR
  • UNESCO Asia-Pacific Office “Cultural Heritage Conservation Award” Programme
  • 2003 Honorable Mention : The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Caine Road, HKSAR
  • 2005 Award of Merit : Conservation of the St. Joseph’s Chapel, Yim Tin Tsai, Sai Kung, HKSAR
  • 2015 Award of Distinction : Revitalization of Saltpans, Yim Tin Tsai, Sai Kung, HKSAR
  • President of The Hong Kong Institute of Architects (2009-2010 biennium)
  • Director of Hong Kong Green Building Council Ltd (2014-2015 biennium)
  • Member of the Election Committee for the election of the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (2006-2016)
  • Member of the Election Committee for the election of Hong Kong Deputies to The Chinese National People’s Congress of the People’s Republic of China
  • Member, Town Planning Board (2006-2012)
  • Co-Commissioner, Hong Kong Venice Biennale (2010)
  • Council Member, Lingnan University (2009-2015)
  • Adjunct Professor (part time 2015-2017), Department of Civil Engineering, Hong Kong University
  • Trustee of Azalea Trust Fund, Hong Kong University
  • Council Member, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts
  • Member, Legal Aid Services Council
  • Council Member, The Hong Kong Council of Social Service
  • Hon Vice President, Community Welfare Projects Foundation (1985 s.88 Charity)
  • Zonta International : International Director (1998-2000), District 17 Governor (1996-1998), Area 2 Director (1992-1994), President of Zonta Club of Kowloon (1985-86 & 86-87) and Chartered Member (1977)
  • Hong Kong Federation of Women : Council & Executive Committee Member, Convener of Education and Re-training Committee (1995-2017)
  • All China Women Association : Standing Committee Member of Guangdong Women Association
Urban Planning – Ms. Theresa YEUNG

Director of Planning, ARUP

  • BA, The University of Hong Kong
  • MSc (Urban Planning), The University of Hong Kong
  • Registered Professional Planner, Hong Kong
  • Member, Hong Kong Institute of Planners
  • Member, Royal Town Planning Institute
  • Member, Hong Kong Institute of Urban Design
  • BEAM Pro
  • Board Member, Planners Registration Board
  • Director, Professional Green Building Council
  • Corruption Prevention Advisory Committee (CPAC), Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC)
  • Founding Member, Business for Social Good, Our Hong Kong Foundation
Green Education  – Dr. Shirley YEUNG

IEMA approved Sustainability (CSR) Practitioner, Experienced ISO9000 Principal Auditor, AQIP Assessor, US, HKCAAVQ Subject Specialist and QMS lead auditor of HKQAA, Hong Kong

  • CMA Australia (澳洲管理會計師) by CMA Australia (澳洲管理會計師公會)
  • External Advisor for JCI Jayceettes, JCI Ocean, and JCI Dragon
  • “The Outstanding Global Leader with Impacts – Woman Award, 2018”, TonggenTongmeng, Beijing, China
  • Nominated for Pioneer UNSDGs, UN Global Compact
  • Associate Vice President (AVP), UNESCO HK Association
  • Secretary General and Chair, CSR and Sustainable Business and Management Divisions, the World Institute of Sustainable Development Planner (WISDP) under UNESCO HK Association
  • The 2nd Global Young Leadership Award orgnaised by Yazhou Zhoukan Magazine  (亞洲週刊)
  • Visiting Chair Professor by ISTEC, France
  • SDSC Excellence in Teaching Award, 2015/16, Hang Seng Management College
  • Distinguished Senior Executive Management Certificate on Innovations from HKMA, HK/ Cambridge University, UK
  • With on-going publications (around 100 pieces) and global collaborations on United Nation Sustainable Development Goals (UNSDGs), UNOSSC, and UNPRME
  • Task Force Member for UNESCAP/ EBAC-ESBN / Banking and Finance
  • Member for Collaboration Committee for the civil society consultation for UN Development System review process
  • Nominated as UN Local Change Maker and Chair of UNPRME Colloquium Higher Education / Panel of 7th PRME Asia Forum in Hong Kong
  • Harvard University, HPAIR to deliver a seminar on “Entrepreneurial Spirit and Sustainable Mindset”
  • “Pioneer Professor Certificate” from UN Flourish Prizes, US for guiding a student in writing a story on FujiXerox’s sustainable development achievements
  • Convener for the 1st Forum on Sustainable Development in Higher Education co-organized with UNESCO, APEID
  • Chair of the 2nd International Conference on Supply Chain for Sustainability, Hong Kong
  • Nobel Prize Winner for Wenhui (文晖) Award for Educational Innovation, UNESCO, APEID
Green AI Solutions  – Dr. Daniel Chan

Registered Professional Engineer, Chartered Engineer, Member of The Hong Kong Institution Of Engineers

  • Fellow of Building Services Operation and Maintenance Executives Society
  • Fellow of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers
  • BEAM Professional
  • Chair for 16 years of IAQ Panel of BEAM Society, assisting the continuous development of BEAM Plus
  • Founder of the Green Building Assessment in BEAM Plus, Hong Kong
  • Set up Building Services Engineering Degree Programme in Tsing Yi THEi in 2015
  • Developed the concept of “Immunised Building” during SARS period in 2003
  • SARS Buster in Hong Kong 2003
  • SEMSD Energy Audit for buildings in 2012 – 2013
  • Inventor of Building Operating System, Negawatt
  • BSc degree, Mechanical Engineering in 1973, University of Hong Kong
  • MPhil in aerodynamic noise in 1978, University of Hong Kong
  • PhD, University of Wales (Cardiff University) in 2000
Green Construction  -Mr. Henry Yip
    • Member of

(i) the Chartered Institute of Building;
(ii) the Association for Project Management;
(iii) the Hong Kong Institute of Construction Managers; and
(iv) the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

  • An associate member of The Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors
  • President of Rotary Club of Tsuen Wan from 2017 to 2018
  • Master of Science in Construction Project Management, the University of Greenwich
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Construction Project Management, The University of Hong Kong
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Building Engineering, HKU School of Professional and Continuing Education
  • Bachelor of Science in Building Surveying, the Heriot-Watt University
  • Bachelor of China Law, China University of Political Science and Law
  • Diploma in Surveying, The College of Estate Management in the United Kingdom
  • Diploma in Construction Site Safety Officer (CSO), Construction Industry Training Authority
  • Higher Certificate in Building Studies and Post-Experience Certificate in Building Studies, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Green Marketing  -Mr. Alex Mo
Marketing Advisor        

  • Director, Agency for Volunteer Service
  • Consultant, WAW Creation, Ming Pao Group




Green Volunteering  -Ms Chung Woon Fan, Flora
Former Chief Executive Officer of the Agency for Volunteer Service      

  • Registered Social Worker
  • Member of the Steering Committee on Promotion of Volunteer Service of the Social Welfare Department
  • Programme Advisory Committee of RTHK
  • Convention Ambassador of Hong Kong Tourism Board
  • Vice-Chairman of the Institute of Social Service Development
  • Advisor and Member of various community organisations
  • Master’s degree in Public Administration and a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work
Green Proptech  -Mr Terence Cheung
Founder of Raeon International      

  • Founder of Raeon International with strong ties to a network of property investors in Australia, UK, Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia
  • 15+ years experience in residential development
  • Board member of KIN Food Hall and Ovation Group Australia
  • Committee member of Hong Kong Proptech Association
Green Finance -Mr Anthony Cheung
Managing Director of ESG, Polymer Capital Management      

  • Certified ESG Analyst Expert Team member of the European Federation of Financial Analysts Societies (EFFAS)
  • Visiting Fellow, Capital Markets & Sustainability at the University of Hamburg
  • Global Reporting Initiatives (GRI) – Stakeholder Council Member
  • Hong Kong Council of Social Services (HKCSS) – NGO Reserves and Investment Expert Group member
  • Hong Kong Green Finance Association (HKGFA) – Co-Chair of Green Insurance working group
  • Beat Drug Fund Association (BDFA) – Investment Sub-Committee member
  • Hong Kong Institute of Directors – Deputy Chairman of Training Committee
Green Communication -Ms Vivienne Chiu
Chief Brand and Communications Officer at BOC Life      

  • Member of the Executive Committee of BOC Life
  • Adjunct Professor of Universities’ Postgraduate Courses
  • Committee Member of the Marketing and Communications Advisory Board of Hong Kong Football Association
  • Senior Adviser for Asia Pacific Customer Service Consortium
  • Member of the Electronic Flag-selling Advisory Board of Hong Kong Council of Social Service
  • Holds an MBA degree and a Bachelor of Social Science degree in Communication
  • Certified ESG Planner (CEP) with an Advanced Executive Diploma in ESG Strategy and Innovation for Net-Zero
  • Winner (Prose section) of the 15th Hong Kong Youth Literary Award
Energy, Natural Resources, Mining, Legal -Mr Johnny Han
Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director, CST Group Limited (Stock Code: 985)    

  • Juris Doctor, University of Hong Kong
  • Master of Science, University of Oxford
  • Member, Law Society of Hong Kong
  • Solicitor of the High Court
  • Member, UN ESCAP Sustainable Business Network
  • Participant, United Nations Asia-Pacific Green Deal for Business Forum

Past Advisors 2013 – 2017


Non-Official member, Executive Council, HKSAR

  • B.A., Pomona College, California, U.S.
  • President, Asia Financial Group
  • President, Asia Insurance Co. Ltd.
  • Advisor, Bangkok Bank Public Co. Ltd., Hong Kong Branch
  • Member, Executive Council of Hong Kong SAR
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Former Director, Hong Kong Observatory, HKSAR

  • M.Sc., DIC, Meteorology, Imperial College London, U.K.
  • B.Sc. Special, Mathematics and Physics, the University of Hong Kong
  • Chartered Meteorologist
  • Adjunct Professor, Department of Geography and Resource Management, Chinese University of Hong Kong
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