Senior appointments announced

The Government today announced the appointments of a new Director-General of Investment Promotion and a new Director of Administration.


Alpha Lau will assume the post of Director-General of Investment Promotion tomorrow, following an open and in-service recruitment exercise.


Deputy Secretary for Environment & Ecology (Environment) Millie Ng will succeed Brian Lo as Director of Administration on December 4.


Secretary for the Civil Service Ingrid Yeung said Ms Lau has outstanding management abilities and extensive leadership experience in corporate and institutional banking, as well as in fintech, both in Hong Kong and the Mainland. She added that she is confident Ms Lau will take a proactive role in attracting and retaining inward investment.


Speaking of Mrs Ng, a seasoned Administrative Officer with proven leadership and management skills, Mrs Yeung expressed confidence that she will continue to serve the community with professionalism in her new position.


The civil service chief thanked Mr Lo, who served the community for 34 years, and wished him a fulfilling and happy retirement.