Ambrose Lee

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Ambrose Lee Siu-kwong
李少光
Secretary for Security
In office
5 August 2003 – 30 June 2012
Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa
Sir Donald Tsang
Chief Secretary Sir Donald Tsang
Michael Suen
Rafael Hui
Henry Tang
Undersecretary Lai Tung-kwok
Permanent Secretary Chang King-yiu
Political Assistant Victor Lo
Preceded by Regina Ip
Succeeded by Lai Tung-kwok
Commissioner of the ICAC
In office
1 July 2002 – 4 August 2003
Preceded by Alan Lai
Succeeded by Raymond Wong
Director of Immigration
In office
1998–2002
Preceded by Regina Ip
Succeeded by Lai Tung-kwok
Personal details
Born (1948-08-17) August 17, 1948 (age 68)
Children Glen Lee
Alma mater Kowloon Technical School
University of Hong Kong

Ambrose Lee Siu-kwong (Chinese: 李少光) IDSM JP was Secretary for Security of Hong Kong and a member of the Executive Council. He was appointed to his post on 5 August 2003, replacing Regina Ip.[1]

Background[edit]

Ambrose Lee graduated in Social Sciences from the University of Hong Kong. He has also studied at Tsinghua, Oxford and Harvard universities.

He joined the civil service in 1974 as an immigration officer, rising to become Assistant Director of Immigration in 1995 and Deputy Director of Immigration two years later. He served as Director of Immigration between 1998 and 2002. He was appointed as the Commissioner of the Independent Commission Against Corruption in July 2002.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "G.N.5260" (PDF). www.gld.gov.hk. Retrieved 2016-12-13. 
Political offices
Preceded by
Regina Ip
Secretary for Security
2003–2012
Succeeded by
Lai Tung-kwok
Civic offices
Preceded by
Regina Ip
Director of Immigration
1998–2002
Succeeded by
Lai Tung-kwok
Preceded by
Alan Lai
Commissioner, Independent Commission Against Corruption
2002–2003
Succeeded by
Raymond Wong
Order of precedence
Preceded by
Anthony Wu
Recipients of the Gold Bauhinia Star
Hong Kong order of precedence
Recipients of the Gold Bauhinia Star
Succeeded by
York Chow
Recipients of the Gold Bauhinia Star