Dr John Chan Cho-chak, GBS, JP, is a non-executive director of Transport International Holdings Limited, The Kowloon Motor Bus Company Limited and Long Win Bus Company Limited, Chairman and non-executive Director of RoadShow Holdings Limited and an independent non-executive Director of Hang Seng Bank Limited, Guangdong Investment Limited and Swire Properties Limited.
Among the key posts he held over the years served in the Hong Kong Government were those of Private Secretary to the Governor, Deputy Secretary (General Duties), Director of Information Services, Deputy Chief Secretary, Secretary for Trade and Industry, Secretary for Education and Manpower, and Member of the Executive Council.
Dr Chan has, in addition, held a wide range of public and community service appointments, including those of Non-executive Director of The Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited , Chairman of the Council of The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and Chairman of The Hong Kong Jockey Club . He is currently serving as Chairman of the Council of the Sir Edward Youde Memorial Fund, Chairman of the Court of The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and a member of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee.
Dr Chan was appointed as a Justice of the Peace (JP) in 1994 and was awarded the Gold Bauhinia Star (GBS) by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government in July 1999. In 2000, he won the Executive Award in the DHL/SCMP Hong Kong Business Awards and received an Honorary University Fellowship from the University of Hong Kong.
Elderly, Emergency Relief, Poverty, Education
Source of Information:
Hong Kong Monetary Authority