Ir Allen Yeung Tak Bun, JP
Mr. Yeung is the former Government Chief Information Officer (head of department, Justice of Peace); he was responsible for formulation of policies and strategies for Hong Kong's overall digital technology; e-government; cyber-security; development of the digital economy, particularly for information technology industries; and formulation of the blueprint for developing Hong Kong into the world's leading smart city. He served as the Chief Corporate Development Officer of the Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation and was responsible for the development strategy of the science park, incubation programmes for start-ups, and nurturing technology enterprises. Mr. Yeung started his career in Silicon Valley and had worked for several high-tech companies. Thereafter, he held several senior management positions in multinational corporations, Hong Kong listed companies and private equity funds, with operations throughout Asia.
Mr. Yeung holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Texas (Austin), a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University, and an Executive MBA from the Kellogg School of Management of the University of Northwestern in conjunction with the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.