Ocean park

Paulo Pong appointed chairman of the board of Ocean Park after the departure of Lau Ming-wai

The government announced on Friday that the chief executive had appointed Paulo Pong Kin-yee as chairman of the board of directors of Ocean Park Corporation.

The chief executive also appointed Stephen Wong See-yuen as vice chairman of the board, as well as appointed eight new members and reappointed seven regular members to the board.

All appointments are for a two-year term from July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2024.

Pong’s appointment will see the departure of Lau Ming-wai, a board member of Ocean Park Corporation since 2008 and named chairman two years ago.

Commenting on the appointment, Commerce and Economic Development Secretary Edward Yau Tang-wah noted that Pong’s rich business experience, deep understanding of future strategy and strong dedication made him a suitable candidate to take on the role. chairman of the board of directors.

“As the outgoing Vice President who joined the Board in 2019, Mr. Pong has been actively involved in shaping Ocean Park’s future strategy and other important development projects of Ocean Park Corporation. “, Yau said.

The Head of Commerce also expressed his deep appreciation to the outgoing Lau for his strong commitment and wise leadership in steering the Board of Directors of Ocean Park Corporation.

“Mr. Lau served on OPC’s Board of Directors in various capacities for a total of 14 years. With his in-depth knowledge of the park and his passion for driving the development of the park, Mr. Lau has led the park through its many challenges and supported the formulation of the future strategy, making important contributions to the development of a new path for the park,” he said. added.

Meanwhile, Yau said the government will continue to work with Ocean Park Corporation to proactively implement Ocean Park’s future strategy to transform it into a conservation-focused resort and recreation destination. education, rooted in nature and complemented by elements of adventure and recreation to enhance the visitor experience.