New Directors appointed to ASTRI Board

New Directors appointed to ASTRI Board

  • [Hong Kong, 19 October 2018] Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Company Limited (ASTRI) today announced the appointment of five new Directors to its Board of Directors for a term of two years with effect from 21 October 2018. The new appointees are:

    • Mr Charles Chow Sai-keung
    South China & Hong Kong Assurance Leader, PricewaterhouseCoopers

    • Mr Steve Chuang Tzu-hsiung
    Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, ProVista Group

    • Professor Lam Tak-wah
    Head, Department of Computer Science, The University of Hong Kong

    • Professor Sabrina Lin Man-yee
    Vice-President for Institutional Advancement, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

    • Ms Ada Wong Yin-man
    Executive Director, Wong’s International Holdings Limited

    Also with effect from 21 October 2018, the following Directors will retire from the ASTRI Board:

    • Professor Roland Chin Tai-hong, BBS, JP
    • Mr Humphrey Choi Chor-ching, JP
    • Mr Tony Choi Siu-chow, JP
    • Mr Denis Tse Tik-yang
    • Mr Pindar Wong

    Mr Wong Ming-yam, Chairman of ASTRI Board of Directors, welcomed the new members to the Board and expressed his confidence that “their leadership and wisdom will greatly benefit ASTRI’s innovation endeavours and help steer the Institute to achieve higher level of accomplishment.” Mr Wong added that, “It is our privilege to welcome these five highly competent and well-respected professionals joining the ASTRI Board. With their knowledge and expertise, they can help ASTRI in its mission to serve the Hong Kong industry through innovation and technology.” He also expressed his heartfelt thanks to the five retiring Directors for their valuable contributions to ASTRI.

    With these changes, the composition of ASTRI Board of Directors with effect from 21 October 2018 will be as follows:


    Mr Wong Ming-yam, SBS, JP

    Members (In alphabetical order according to surname)

    Ms Cally Chan Shan-shan
    Mr Duncan Chiu
    Mr Charles Chow Sai-keung
    Mr Steve Chuang Tzu-hsiung
    Mr Ha Yung-kuen, BBS
    Mr Stephen Ho Wai-chung
    Mr Kwong Chi-keung, JP
    Ir Dr Alan Lam Hiu-fung
    Profr Lam Tak-wah
    Mr Sunny Lee Wai-kwong, JP
    Prof Liew Soung-chang
    Prof Sabrina Lin Man-yee
    Mr Andy Liu An-ting
    Dr Davy Lo Kwok-wai
    Ms Hera Siu Kit-wan
    Ms Ada Wong Yin-man
    Dr Archie Yeh Tsuei-chi

    Official Members

    Mr Cheuk Wing-hing, JP, Permanent Secretary for Innovation and Technology
    Ms Annie Choi Suk-han, JP, Commissioner for Innovation and Technology