Ir Wai Chi Sing, GBS, JP, FHKEng
Managing Director of the Urban Renewal Authority
Ir Wai Chi Sing is an engineer by profession. He joined the Hong Kong Government in August 1980, and has since served in the Transport Department, the Highways Department, and the former Environment, Transport and Works Bureau. He was the Director of Highways from November 2006 to June 2010 and was Permanent Secretary for Development (Works) from June 2010 to April 2015 before retirement. Ir Wai has been appointed the Managing Director of the Urban Renewal Authority since 15 June 2016.
Ir Wai holds a master’s degree in transportation engineering from Purdue University in the United States. He has professional qualifications in civil, structural and geotechnical engineering.