Dr. Eugene Chan, BBS, JP
Dr. Eugene Kin-Keung Chan is the President of the Association of Hong Kong Professionals and Past Presidents of the Hong Kong Dental Association and the Australian Doctors and Dentists Association of Hong Kong. He is also the Advisor of Our Hong Kong Foundation and the Vice President of the Hong Kong Association for Promotion of Peaceful Reunification of China.
Over the years, Dr Chan has been appointed by the HKSAR Government in various Advisory and Statutory Bodies. He started as a part-time member of the Central Policy Unit and later a member of the Commission on Strategic Development.
In 2010, appointment to Dr Chan has extended to the membership of Basic Law Promotion Steering Committee of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, and was a convenor of its overseas working group. In 2013, he has been appointed the member of the Citizens’ Advisory Committee on Community Relations of the Independent Commission Against Corruption, Independent Police Complaints Council, and the Appeal Board on Public Meetings and Processions. In April 2014, Dr Chan has been appointed as a member of the Town Planning Board. In 2016, he was appointed the Chairman of the Board of Advisors of the Radio Television Hong Kong. He is currently a member of the Appeal Board on Public Meetings and Procession, a member of the Quality Education Fund Steering Committee, a Council Member of City University of Hong Kong, a member of Witness Protection Review Board (Police), a member of Environmental Campaign Committee and a member of Hong Kong Housing Authority Subsidised Housing Committee.
Dr Eugene Chan is a frequent columnist of several major printed media in Hong Kong. Dr. Chan has published his first book “專業建言” in July 2016. He also co-authored and published “香港：傘裡傘外博弈”, “一帶一路－香港再起飛的最後機會？”, “十三五規劃－香港的定位與挑戰”, “血色旺角前世今生”, “我們是香港真本土”, “回歸20年－香港浴火重生”, “香港超越內耗” and “香港拒絕傲慢與偏見” from 2015 to 2019. He was also a co-host of the weekly show Sunday Spotlight “週日龍門陣” a television programme on current affairs, of the Television Broadcasts Limited.
His involvement and devotion in public affairs has made him one of the Ten Outstanding Young Persons of the Year in 2004. He also became a member of the Chinese Peoples' Political Consultative Conference of Guangdong Province in 2008, and was appointed as Non-Official Justice of the Peace in 2011 and was awarded the Bronze Bauhinia Star in 2016 by the HKSAR Government for his meritorious public and community service, particularly his contributions to youth development and the promotion of the Basic Law.