Private Briefing with Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development, Mr Algernon Yau

Private Briefing with Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development, Mr Algernon Yau

AustCham Hong Kong will host a Private Breakfast Briefing with Hong Kong Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development, Mr Algernon Yau, on Tuesday 31 January 2023 from 08:00 - 09:30am. The event is exclusively by invitation to Platinum Patron, Corporate Patrons and Corporate Sponsors and Corporate Members. 

AustCham Deputy Chair Angela Mackay will brief the Secretary on issues impacting the business environment in Hong Kong and offer recommendations to address Hong Kong's international competitiveness. Members are welcome to provide their comments on these issues to AustCham Chief Executive, Stefanie Evennett.

For more information about the event or how to join future Private Briefings, contact AustCham today. 

Please note: The views, thoughts, and opinions expressed by the speaker(s) belong solely to the speaker, and are not representative of the Australian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.


Tue, January 31, 2023


08:00 AM - 09:30 AM



The Hong Kong Club - Harcourt Suite


Member: $460.00


Algernon Yau
Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development |

Mr Yau assumed the post of the Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development on July 1, 2022. His portfolio covers policy areas from trade, commerce to telecommunications and broadcasting, and from promotion of intellectual property and consumer protection to boosting inward investment.

Before joining the Government, Mr Yau held key managerial positions in the aviation and logistics sector. He was Chief Executive Officer of Greater Bay Airlines, and prior to this, Chief Executive Officer of Cathay Dragon, Executive Director of Cathay Pacific Board, and Director Service Delivery of Cathay Pacific. Mr Yau managed different aspects of business operations throughout his career in the private sector, and also served on various advisory bodies of the Government.

Mr Yau holds a Bachelor of Business degree in Transport and Logistics from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University. He is also a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Hong Kong.

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations must be sent in writing to four business days prior to the event. Please contact for more details. No shows will be charged.

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