Compiled from the following sources:

People's Daily Online

XINHUA Online (China View)

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Revision History:

Biography Revised: 3/14/2017
Career Data Updated: 3/14/2017

PHOTO: Leung Chun-ying (CY Leung)
Leung Chun-ying (CY Leung) 梁振英
Chief Executive, Central People's Government, Hong Kong SAR; Vice-Chairman, 12th CPPCC, National Committee
Born: 1954
Birthplace: Hong Kong SAR

Biography Highlight

Leung Chun-Ying, male, Han nationality, is a native of Hong Kong. He was born in 1954, earned advanced diploma from Hong Kong Science and Technology Institute in 1974, from Bristol Science and Technology Institute (currently called University of the West of England)with a Bachelor Degree in 1977. From 1997 to 2011, he was Non-Official Adjoining Member of Administration Convention of Hong Kong SAR. On March 28, 2012, he was appointed as 4th Term Chief Executive of the Central People's Government of Hong Kong SAR, by Primer Wen Jiabao.

Recent Career Data

2017—2018 Vice-Chairman, 12th CPPCC, National Committee
2012— Chief Executive, Central People's Government Hong Kong SAR
2008—2013 Member, 11th CPPCC, National Committee, Standing Committee
2003—2008 Member, 10th CPPCC, National Committee, Standing Committee
1995—1996 Deputy Director, Hong Kong SAR Preparatory Committee
1993—1995 Hong Kong Affairs Consultant, Xinhua News Agency, Hong Kong Branch Hong Kong SAR
1977— Graduate, Bristol Institute of Technology United Kingdom, Bristol
1974 Graduate, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Hong Kong SAR

Recent Travel & Appearances

03/06/21 Leung Chun-ying said he firmly supports the China's top legislature to improve the electoral system of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
03/13/17 Leung Chun-ying elected vice chairman of CPPCC National Committee
01/18/17 HK enjoys endless opportunities as inalienable part of China
01/18/17 Spring Festival gathering held by Liaison Office of Chinese central gov't in HK
01/16/17 Asian Financial Forum stresses innovation, connectivity

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