LAM CHENG, Yuet-ngor Carrie

Chief Executive

Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China

Mrs Carrie Lam joined the Administrative Service of the Hong Kong Government in August 1980 and has served the public for more than 36 years in twenty public service positions including Director of Social Welfare, Permanent Secretary for Housing, Planning and Lands (Planning and Lands), Director-General of the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in London, Permanent Secretary for Home Affairs, Secretary for Development and Chief Secretary for Administration. Mrs Lam was elected as the Fifth-Term Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region on 26 March 2017, and was officially appointed to this position by the Central People’s Government on 31 March 2017 to assume office on 1 July 2017.