Carrie Lam (politician)
Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor
|Chief Secretary for Administration|
1 July 2012
|Chief Executive||Leung Chun-ying|
|Preceded by||Stephen Lam|
|Secretary for Development|
1 July 2007 – 30 June 2012
|Permanent Secretary||Thomas Chow & C.S. Wai|
|Political Assistant||Raymond Cheung|
|Preceded by||Sarah Liao (as Secretary for the Environment, Transport and Works)
Michael Suen (as Secretary for Housing, Planning and Lands)
|Succeeded by||Mak Chai-kwong|
|Permanent Secretary for Home Affairs|
8 March 2006 – 30 June 2007
|Preceded by||Shelley Lee 李麗娟|
|Succeeded by||Carrie Yau 尤曾家麗|
13 May 1957 |
British Hong Kong
|Education||University of Hong Kong|
|Religion||Roman Catholicism|
|Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor|
Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, also known as Carrie Lam, GBS, JP (born 13 May 1957 in Hong Kong) is a civil servant from Hong Kong, currently the Chief Secretary for Administration of Hong Kong Government.
Lam joined the Administrative Service in 1980. She has served in various bureaux and departments, including as Director of Social Welfare Department (2000–2003), Permanent Secretary for Housing, Planning and Lands (Planning and Lands) (2003–2004), Director-General of Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in London (2004–2006), Permanent Secretary for Home Affairs (2006–2007) and Secretary for Development (2007–2012). She was then chosen as the Chief Secretary for Administration by the new Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying.
- "Mrs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, GBS, JP, Chief Secretary for Administration". GovHK. Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government. May 2014. Retrieved 3 October 2014.
- Ho, Andrew (15 January 2013). "The SAR's Superlady" (PDF). The Student Standard (Hong Kong). pp. 6–7. Retrieved 3 October 2014.
- "HK Tramways grows with time". news.gov.hk. Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government. 18 July 2014. Retrieved 3 October 2014. Lam stated in a speech "To those who were born and brought up in Hong Kong like me"
- "Hong Kong protests: 8 things you might not know about Carrie Lam, Hong Kong's Chief Secretary". The Straits Times (Singapore). 3 October 2014. Retrieved 3 October 2014.
as Secretary for the Environment, Transport and Works
|Secretary for Development
as Secretary for Housing, Planning and Lands
|Chief Secretary for Administration
|Order of precedence|
Former Chief Executives
|Hong Kong order of precedence
Chief Secretary for Administration