Martin Liao Cheung-kong
|Non-official Member of the Executive Council|
25 November 2016
|Appointed by||Leung Chun-ying
|Member of the Legislative Council|
1 October 2012
|Preceded by||Philip Wong|
|Born||1957 (age 59–60)|
|Alma mater||University College London|
Martin Liao Cheung-kong, JP (Chinese: 廖長江, born 1957) is a non-official member of the Executive Council of Hong Kong and a member of Legislative Council of Hong Kong for Commercial (Second) constituency and a barrister.
Liao received his honorary Bachelor of Science in Economics and Master of Laws from University College London. He was a member of the Copyright Tribunal from 2001 to 2005. Since 2008, Liao has been a member of the National People's Congress. Andrew Liao is his older brother.
He retained his Legislative Council seat in the 2016 election, again without having to face an opponent. He took up the convenor of the pro-establishment caucus after Ip Kwok-him of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong (DAB) retired.
Liao was appointed a Justice of the Peace in 2004.
- "Hon Martin LIAO Cheung-kong, JP". Government of Hong Kong. 2012. Retrieved 15 February 2013.
- "Liao, Martin Cheung Kong". Webb-site.com. September 2012. Retrieved 15 February 2013.
- "The 48th Standing Committee Member". Chinese General Chamber of Commerce. 2013. Retrieved 15 February 2013.
- "Hong Kong leader appoints two new cabinet members just four months from leadership race". South China Morning Post. 25 November 2016.
|Legislative Council of Hong Kong|
|Member of Legislative Council
Representative for Commercial (Second)
|Order of precedence|
Secretary for the Civil Service
|Hong Kong order of precedence
Member of the Executive Council
Commissioner, Independent Commission Against Corruption