The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE) is pleased to announce the installation of Ir Thomas CHAN Kwok Cheung as the 43rd President for Session 2017/2018 at the HKIE's 42nd Annual General Meeting on 27 June 2017.Ir Thomas Chan, 42th President of the HKIE

An HKIE Fellow, Ir CHAN was elected Vice President in 2014 and further elected as Senior Vice President in 2016. Other than serving in the Executive and the Council, he had held a number of leading positions in various Boards and Committees, Discipline Advisory Panel and Task Forces and has made significant contributions to the development of the Institution and the advancement of the engineering sector in Hong Kong.


Ir CHAN received his education in Hong Kong and the United Kingdom. He holds a Master of Science in Building Services Engineering from the Brunel University, UK and a Postgraduate Diploma in Electrical Power Systems from the University of Bath, UK.

Ir CHAN is a Registered Professional Engineer in Electrical and Building Services Disciplines. He is also a Fellow of The Institute of Healthcare Engineering and Estate Management (IHEEM), The Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) and The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). Ir CHAN has over 34 years of solid experience in the field of power and building services engineering involving in numerous major prestigious building developments and power projects in the Asia Region. He is currently a Director, Building MEP, China Region of WSP (Asia) Limited, a renowned international engineering consultancy company.

Ir CHAN is very active in various professional and academic community services. He had been a Council Member of the CIBSE, Chairman of the CIBSE Hong Kong Branch, Executive Member of Engineers Registration Board, Council Member of the IET, Chairman of the IET Hong Kong, External Member to the Divisional advisory Committee of Division of Building Science and Technology of the City university of Hong Kong, Member of the Advisory Committee of Department of Electrical Engineering of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Chairman of Department of Engineering Course Advisory Board of the Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (IVE) Tsing Yi. Ir CHAN has published and presented more than 24 technical papers on power distribution system, power quality, and renewable energy and green building sustainable design in different symposia and international conferences. He is currently the Chairman of the Advisory Committee of Department of Building Services Engineering of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

With his extensive professional and management experience, strong commitment and enthusiasm in serving the profession, Ir CHAN is well positioned in representing and leading the HKIE to engineering a new horizon from 70 years' foundation in his term of presidency.


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