Executive Director of Projects Appointed

Airport Authority Hong Kong (AAHK) has appointed John Chai Sung-veng as Executive Director of Projects.  He will report to AAHK’s Chief Executive Officer, Stanley Hui Hon-chung.
Mr Chai will be responsible for planning, developing and implementing AAHK’s numerous expansion projects to meet Hong Kong International Airport’s (HKIA) medium- and long-term growth demands, including the provision of additional aircraft parking stands, the development of the midfield and the planned expansion into a three-runway system.  He will also lead the Projects Department to ensure that works are carried out on time, within budget, and meet the highest standards of safety and sustainability.
He has more than 30 years’ experience implementing and managing large infrastructure projects.  As an engineering graduate, he worked in the civil service for 33 years before being promoted to Director of Civil Engineering and Development Department in 2005.
Mr Hui said:  “[Mr Chai’s] exemplary leadership, rich experience and deep professional knowledge will be invaluable in our efforts to equip HKIA for future growth and ensure that all expansion projects are developed sustainably.”