Dr. Witman Hung, JP
Managing Director of Qianhai International Liaison Services Ltd.
Dr. Witman Hung, JP is the Managing Director of Qianhai International Liaison Services Ltd., a company setup by the Shenzhen Qianhai Management Authority in Hong Kong. He has been appointed by the Authority as the Principal Liaison Officer for Hong Kong on 1 June, 2014. In this new role, he is responsible for all liaison activities in HK for the Authority and serve as the bridge between the Authority and the Hong Kong business and political community. Witman has worked in the ICT industry for more than 25 years and held executive positions with industry leaders such as Jardine OneSolutions, Atos Origin, AT&T and KPMG.
Witman is a Chartered Information Technology Professional and a Fellow of the British Computer Society, Hong Kong Institute of Directors, Hong Kong Computer Society, and Internet Professional Association.
Witman served as an Associate (Part-time) Member of the Central Policy Unit of the HK SAR government from 2012-2015 and was appointed as a Justice of the Peace in 2015 . He was elected as President of Internet Professional Association in 2013. He has also been appointed as a member of the CPPCC of the Ning Xia Muslim Autonomous Region since 2007 and CPPCC member of Shenzhen city since June 2015. In 2013, he has been appointed as the Vice Chairman of the Youth Committee of the China Oversea Friendship Association. He also co-founded the HK-ASEAN Economic Cooperation Foundation and serve as its Secretary General. Witman has also been selected as one of the Ten Outstanding Young Persons of Hong Kong in 2008.
Originated from Shanghai, Witman graduated from the Hongkong Polytechnic with a Higher Diploma in Maths, Statistics and Computing. He then earned a BA(Hons) from the University of Bolton, MBA from the University of Hull and MA in Public and Comparative History from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He also earned a LLM from the Renmin University of China and PhD in Business Administration from Bulacan State University, the Philippines.