Jeffrey Lam

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The Honourable
Jeffrey Lam Kin-fung
GBS, MBE, JP
林健鋒
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Non-official Member of the Executive Council
Incumbent
Assumed office
17 October 2012
Appointed by Leung Chun-ying
Member of the Legislative Council
Incumbent
Assumed office
1 October 2004
Preceded by James Tien
Constituency Commercial (First)
Personal details
Born (1951-10-23) 23 October 1951 (age 62)
Political party Business and Professionals Alliance for Hong Kong
Other political
affiliations
Liberal Party (quit 2008)
Spouse(s) Cynthia Lam
Alma mater St. Joseph's College
Tufts University (BSME)
Occupation Managing Director

Jeffrey Lam Kin-fung, GBS, MBE, JP (Chinese: 林健鋒; Cantonese Yale: Lam Gihn Fūng; born 23 October 1951 in Hong Kong) is a member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong (Legco), representing the Commercial (First) functional constituency. He was a long-term member of Hong Kong's Liberal Party, and, in September 2008, was nominated as the party's chairman, following the resignation of James Tien. He now sits as a member of the pro-business group Economic Synergy after resigning from the Liberals.

Education[edit]

Lam attended St. Joseph's College (class of 1969) and graduated in Mechanical Engineering from Tufts University in the United States.

Career[edit]

He is managing director of Forward Winsome Industries, a toy manufacturer. He is also a General Committee Member of the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce.[1]

In 1996, Lam was appointed a Justice of Peace and received an MBE.[2] In 2004 he received the Silver Bauhinia Star.[3]

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Legislative Council of Hong Kong
Preceded by
James Tien
Member of Legislative Council
Representative for Commercial (First)
2004–present
Incumbent
Order of precedence
Preceded by
Regina Ip
Non-official member of the Executive Council
Hong Kong order of precedence
Non-official member of the Executive Council
Succeeded by
Andy Tsang
Commissioner of Police