Dr PANG Yiu-kai, GBS, JP
HONG KONG TOURISM BOARD
As Chairman of the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB), Dr Y.K. Pang is responsible for leading the organisation in actively promoting Hong Kong as one of the most exciting and leading travel destinations around the world, to maximise the benefits of tourism for Hong Kong and the Hong Kong community.
Dr Pang has extensive experience in the commercial sector. Currently, he is Deputy Managing Director and Chairman of Hong Kong of Jardine Matheson Holdings Limited; Deputy Chairman of Jardine Matheson Limited; Chairman of Jardine Pacific, Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals, Gammon Construction, and Zung Fu; a Director of Jardine Matheson (China) Limited; Director of Hongkong Land Holdings Limited; and Director of Mandarin Oriental International Limited.
Dr Pang is also engaged in numerous professional bodies, serving as Member of Council & General Committee of the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce, of which he was Chairman in 2014–16. Dr Pang also serves on the General Committee and Executive Committee of the Employers Federation of Hong Kong of which he was Chairman from 2011-2018. He is currently the Chairman and Member of Council & Executive Committee of the Hong Kong Management Association.
Dr Pang was recognised as one of the Ten Outstanding Young Persons of Hong Kong and has a strong record of public service. He was appointed as a Member of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference in 2023, and is serving as the Vice Patron of the Community Chest of Hong Kong; Chairman of the HKSAR Government Standing Commission on Civil Service Salaries and Conditions of Service; Member of the HKSAR Government Aviation Development and Three-runway System Advisory Committee; and Member of Council of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council. Dr Pang was awarded the Gold Bauhinia Star in 2016 by the Hong Kong SAR Government, after receiving the Silver Bauhinia Star in 2008 for his long and distinguished public service, and is a Justice of the Peace.