Julia Leung

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Julia Leung
Under Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury
Incumbent
Assumed office
4 August 2008
Secretary Professor Ka-Keung Chan
Political Assistant Katherine Ng
Personal details
Born 1960 (age 53–54)
Hong Kong
Alma mater BSocSc, CUHK
MSc in Journalism, Columbia University

Julia Leung Fung-yee, SBS (Chinese: 梁鳳儀) is one of the undersecretaries appointed by the Government of Hong Kong in 2008.[1]

Education[edit]

Leung holds a Bachelor of Social Sciences degree from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and a Master of Science degree in journalism from the Columbia University.

Career[edit]

Leung joined the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) in 1994 and was promoted to her present post as Executive Director (External) in 2000. She is a member of the Financial Services Advisory Committee of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council. Before joining HKMA, she served on the Asian Wall Street Journal for 10 years.[2][2]

Undersecretary[edit]

In 2008 she was offered the opportunity to become an undersecretary for the Financial services and the treasury under the Political Appointments System.[2] She possesses British citizenship.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Recipients of HKSAR Honours and Awards
  2. ^ a b c Info.gov.hk. "Info.gov.hk." CE appoints Under Secretaries (with photos). Retrieved on 2008-06-21.
  3. ^ Asia Times. "Asia Times." Hong Kong deputies disappoint . Retrieved on 2008-06-21.
Government offices
New office Under Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury
2008–present
Incumbent
Order of precedence
Preceded by
Susie Ho
Permanent Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development (Communications and Technology)
Hong Kong order of precedence
Under Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury
Succeeded by
Florence Hui
Under Secretary for Home Affairs