Corporate
Governance

Established for 70 years, the Housing Society has been run by Members coming from all walks of life with the mission to serve the needs of the Hong Kong community in housing and related services. Over time, the mission remains but our role has evolved to become much more complex, engaging in multiple initiatives with the Government as well as on its own.

To cope with the changing environment and to fulfil our evolving role, we have adopted a new governance structure at the end of year 2000 with the creation of a Supervisory Board and an Executive Committee. This new structure is referenced upon the best practices in corporate governance while retaining the uniqueness of the Housing Society as an independent Organisation governed by Members.

The Supervisory Board, with a maximum of 25 members, is responsible for the formulation of the Housing Society's mission and guiding principles. The 12-member Executive Committee establishes policies to ensure that corporate strategies are consistent with the corporate mission and guiding principles and oversees the performance of the Management which is led by an Executive Director. An Audit Committee and a Nominating Committee are in place to support the Supervisory Board in respective areas while a Remuneration Committee assists the Executive Committee in setting the compensation policies.

Members of the Supervisory Board and Committees contribute to the Housing Society on a voluntary basis. Through the concerted efforts of Members, the Management and all staff, the Housing Society has grown into a more open, accountable and efficient organisation to serve the needs of the people of Hong Kong and improve housing for society.

Full Members List
Nominating
Committee
Supervisory
Board
25
members
Audit
Committee
Remuneration
Committee
Executive
Committee
12
members
Special Committee
on Elderly Housing
Special Committee
on Investment
Special Committee
on Planning, Design
and Construction
Chan Yum-min, James
Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director
Peter Shieh
Yue-shan
Director
(Corporate Planning and Finance)
Corporate Planning and Finance Division
  • Corporate Planning and Accounts
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Corporate Secretarial and Administrative Services
Eric Yeung
Ka-hong
Director
(Development and Marketing)
Development and Marketing Division
  • Planning and Development
  • Business Development
Franki Yeung
Kai-yu
Director
(Projects)
Projects Division
  • Project Management
  • Contract Management
Jacky Ip
Kam-shing
Director
(Property Management)
Property Management Division
  • Rental Housing
  • Managed Property
  • Building Rehabilitation
  • Commercial Letting
  • Maintenance
  • Elderly Services
Pamela Leung
Yi-lin
Corporate Communications Director
Corporate Communications Section
  • Public Affairs
  • Corporate and Community Relations
  • Branding and Promotion
  • Human Resources Section
  • Internal Audit Unit
  • Quality Audit Section
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