Mr Eddie NG Hak-kim, SBS, JP

Secretary for Education, Education Bureau
The Government of the HKSAR

Biography

Mr Eddie Ng has been the Secretary for Education of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region since 1 July 2012.

He was member and then Chairman of the Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority (HKEAA) from 2006 to 2012. He was Deputy Chairman of the Council of the Hong Kong Institute of Education (HKIEd) from 2002 to 2007 and was active Chairman of Human Capital Management Consulting Ltd until July 2012. He was Fellow Member of the Hong Kong Institute of Human Resource Management (HKIHRM), Hong Kong Institute of Directors and Hong Kong Management Association, Adjunct Professor at the School of Business of the Hong Kong Baptist University, as well as Honourable Professor at the MBA School of the Shanghai University. He was appointed as a Justice of the Peace for Hong Kong in 2004 and was awarded the Silver Bauhinia Star in 2011. He was made an Honorary Fellow of the HKIEd in March 2012.

Mr Ng has a wealth of experience in human resource management, having held prominent positions in such leading multinational corporations as Macquarie Securities Asia, JPMorgan Chase, Jardine Fleming, Lucent Technologies, AT&T, Citibank and Motorola. He also served as President of several professional associations, including the HKIHRM, Asia Pacific Federation of Human Resource Management and the World Federation of Personnel Management Associations.

Mr Ng has been actively involved in public and community service. He was Ex-officio Member of the Education Commission, Member of the Independent Police Complaints Council, Member of the Hong Kong Housing Authority and Chairman of its Audit Sub-committee, Member of the Executive Council of the HKIHRM and Co-chairman of its International Committee, Member of the Audit Committee and Remuneration Committee of the Hong Kong Housing Society and Member of the HKU Graduate Alumni Foundation Advisory Committee. He was also the Independent Non-Executive Director of Stella International Holdings Ltd until 30 June 2012.