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Mon, 31 January 2022

Hong Kong Airport Appoints Tommy Leung as Executive Director - Third Runway

(31 Jan 2022)  Airport Authority Hong Kong (AAHK) has appointed Tommy Leung as Executive Director - Third Runway, effective 1 February 2022.

Tommy, who currently works as Deputy Director - Third Runway Project Management, succeeds Kevin Poole who will retire on the same day.

Tommy Leung. Click to enlarge.
Tommy Leung

As Executive Director, Tommy will oversee the development of the Three-runway System (3RS), including project management and project delivery. He will also supervise the Sustainability Department of AAHK.

I would like to sincerely thank Kevin for his invaluable contribution during his three decades of exemplary service at the airport. Under his leadership, the 3RS project has been progressing as planned and within budget. I wish him all the best in his new page of life, said Fred Lam, Chief Executive Officer of AAHK. I warmly welcome Tommy to the executive management team. With the completion of the pavement works, the Third Runway will start operations this year. Other construction works are progressing to meet the target completion of 3RS by 2024. I am confident that Tommy will continue to demonstrate his excellent management skills and professionalism to lead the team in meeting the target.

Tommy has held a number of senior positions since he joined AAHK in 1994, covering terminal operations, technical services, and major development projects at HKIA.

He was Chief Operating Officer of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai Airport Management Company Limited from 2006 to 2009 and has worked as Deputy Director - Third Runway Project Management since 2016.

Tommy is a member of The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers. He holds a Bachelors degree of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Birmingham in the United Kingdom.

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