Guest Speaker: Dr. Jacob Kam Chak-Pui, JP - Chief Executive Officer of MTR Corporation Host: Prof. Billy Ng of The Chinese University of Hong Kong, World Economic Forum Young Global Leader Date: 26 June 2023 Time: 3:00pm Duration: 30 mins (with Q&A) Mode: Zoom Language: Cantonese Speaker's Bio: Dr Kam joined the MTR Corporation Limited in 1995 and had held various management positions in the Operations, Projects and Mainland China and International Business Divisions. He was appointed as the CEO on 1 April 2019, and has been a Member of the Board since then.
As the CEO, Dr Kam is responsible for all performance of the Corporation and its group companies, both in and outside Hong Kong.
Dr Kam is a member of the Board / Governing Council / General Committee of various charitable and public organisations, Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce, and the Employers’ Federation of Hong Kong.
Dr Kam qualified as a Chartered Engineer in the UK, a Chartered Fellow of CILT-HK and Institution of Occupational Safety and Health, and a Corporate Member of HKIE. He holds a BSc in Civil Engineering and PhD in Mechanical Engineering.
Dr Kam was appointed a Justice of the Peace and was awarded an Honorary Fellowship by Vocational Training Council, both in 2021.