Simon Peh

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Simon Peh
Commissioner of the ICAC
Assumed office
1 July 2012
Preceded by Timothy Tong
Director of Immigration
In office
7 April 2008 – 28 March 2011
Preceded by Lai Tung-kwok
Succeeded by Eric Chan
Personal details
Born 1955 (age 61–62)
Alma mater Pui Ching Middle School
Chinese University of Hong Kong
University of California, Berkeley
King's College London

Simon Peh Yun-lu, SBS, IDSM (traditional Chinese: 白韞六; simplified Chinese: 白韫六; pinyin: Baí Yùnliù; Sidney Lau: baak6 wan3 luk6, born 1955) was Director of Immigration of the Immigration Department, Hong Kong, and was appointed Commissioner, Independent Commission Against Corruption in 2012.

Background[edit]

Peh graduated from Pui Ching Middle School of Hong Kong in 1973. He completed college in 1978 and joined the Immigration Department as an Immigration Officer. In 1984, he was promoted to Senior Immigration Officer, and Chief Immigration Officer in 1991. In 2004, he began serving as Assistant Director of Immigration. In April 2008, Peh was appointed Director of Immigration when his predecessor Lai Tung-kwok accepted the post of Under Secretary for Security. He retired from the Immigration Department in April 2011.[1] He was succeeded by Eric Chan.[2]

References[edit]

Government offices
Preceded by
Lai Tung-kwok
Director of Immigration
2008–2011
Succeeded by
Eric Chan
Preceded by
Timothy Tong
Commissioner, Independent Commission Against Corruption
2012–present
Incumbent
Order of precedence
Preceded by
Martin Liao
Member of the Executive Council
Hong Kong order of precedence
Commissioner, Independent Commission Against Corruption
Succeeded by
Lo Wai-chung
Commissioner of Police