Friday, February 22, 2019 - Hilton Athens Hotel, Athens, Greece


Benjamin Wong
Head, Transport and Industrial, Invest Hong Kong
The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

Mr Benjamin Wong is the Head of Transport and Industrial Sector at Invest Hong Kong, the HKSAR Government department responsible for attracting and facilitating foreign direct investment. He has a much diversified portfolio covering maritime, aviation, road transportation, logistics, energy, infrastructures, mining, natural resources and construction.

His contribution in promoting Hong Kong's transport sector has helped sustaining and growing transport as one of the four pillar industries; and has helped numerous multinational companies landed in HK. Besides members of the Hong Kong Maritime and Port Board Committees; Mr Wong also works closely with the Transport and Housing Bureau and the industry to promote the aircraft leasing and aviation sectors. Mr Wong also collaborates with the business community and government counterparts on major initiatives such as the Belt and Road and the Greater Bay Area.

With extensive experience in both the private and public sectors, Mr Wong's expertise combines transport sector knowledge, international marketing and investment promotion. Prior to joining Invest Hong Kong, Mr Wong has spent over ten years with major European and American companies with regional responsibilities.

Mr Wong holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the Chinese University of Hong Kong; a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Alberta, Canada. He is also a lifetime member of the Beta Gamma Sigma Society.