Mr. Simon Wong Yuk-sun joined Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation as Chief Project Development Officer in April 2017. He is responsible to lead the Project Development Division to plan and deliver all new development projects in Science Park and Industrial Estates that incorporates the latest technologies into building design. Mr. Wong would also act as a key facilitator in attracting, nurturing and retaining companies and start-ups in the targeted clusters, and to enable the setting up of Advanced Manufacturing Centers in various Industrial Estates.
Mr. Wong obtained a Bachelor of Arts (Architectural Studies) and a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Hong Kong. He is a Registered Architect and Authorized Person (List 1) under the Buildings Ordinance since 1994. Simon is a fellow of Hong Kong Institute of Facility Management (HKIFM) and member of Hong Kong Institute of Architects (HKIA), Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), The Royal Australian Institute of Architects (RAIA), Hong Kong Institute of Real Estate Administrators (HIREA) and China Real Estate Chamber of Commerce – Hong Kong Chapter (CRECCHK).
Mr. Wong has over 25 years of experience and in-depth knowledge in the master planning and design, project development and management, leasing and marketing, as well as repositioning and asset management for real estate developments in Hong Kong and Mainland China. He started his architectural career and worked as the Associate Director of WMKY (Architects & Engineers) Ltd. for various development projects in Hong Kong, Macau, Vietnam and Mainland China in the 90’s. Mr. Wong was the General Manager-Project & Planning for the Link Management Ltd. in 2008 and led the planning and implementation of various asset enhancement projects.
Mr. Wong has worked for various senior positions in MTR Corporation Ltd. for almost 20 years. He was the Head of China Investment Property since 2013 and led the MTR commercial property business in China. He was also the Chief Architectural & Project Manager, who was responsible for the project planning and delivery of various award winning projects, such as the Elements, PopCorn, Maritime Square, Telford Plaza and etc. in Hong Kong. Prior to joining the HKSTP, he was the Managing Director of CSI Investment Property Ltd., who was responsible to oversee all commercial property investment and development for the Group.