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HKCAAVQ Council Member Ms Margaret Cheng elected as HKIHRM new president

24 Dec 2018

HKCAAVQ Council Member Ms Margaret Cheng, also the Human Resources Director of MTR Corporation (MTRC), has recently been elected as the President of the Hong Kong Institute of Human Resource Management (HKIHRM) for the 2018-2019 term. Ms Cheng has served as a member of the Institute’s Executive Council since 2010 and Vice President from 2011 to 2017.

Ms Cheng is a seasoned human resources practitioner with rich senior management experience across geographies and industries.  Before joining MTRC, Ms Cheng worked for the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited as Group Head of HR and had held senior positions at major financial institutions including HSBC, J.P. Morgan and Citi. As a veteran HR professional, Ms Cheng actively supports the development of the HR profession. She is a Fellow Member and the Chairperson of HKMA’s People Management Committee.

On education front, Ms Cheng serves on career advisory boards and mentoring programmes of various tertiary institutions in Hong Kong.  She also chairs the Drafting Sub-committee and sits on the Cross-industry Training Advisory Committee for HRM under Qualifications Framework as Vice Chairperson, and is a Member of the Standing Committee on Language Education and Research of the Education Bureau.  Ms Cheng is also a Council Member of the HKCAAVQ.  On other public service front, Margaret sits on the Standing Committee on Disciplined Services Salaries and Condition of Services and is the Chairperson of its Police Sub-Committee.