HKETO Newsroom

December 27, 2018

New Director of Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office assumes office

The Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in Toronto (HKETO) of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government (HKSARG) announced today (December 27) that with effect from tomorrow (December 28), Ms Emily Mo will succeed Miss Kathy Chan as the Director of HKETO.

Ms Mo joined the HKSARG in 2001 as a member of the Administrative Officer Grade. She had worked in different offices, including the Home Affairs Department, the then Environment, Transport and Works Bureau, the Security Bureau, the University Grants Committee Secretariat and the Tourism Commission of the Commerce and Economic Development Bureau.

Before taking up the Director post in HKETO, Ms Mo served as the Deputy Head of the Human Resources Planning and Poverty Co-ordination Unit under the Chief Secretary for Administration’s Private Office. She was responsible for providing secretariat support to the Human Resources Planning Commission and Commission on Poverty under the chairmanship of the Chief Secretary for Administration, as well as monitoring the implementation progress of the initiatives and the delivery of policy objectives agreed by the two commissions.

Ms Mo received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Hong Kong.

Since its establishment in 1991, the HKETO has been serving as Hong Kong’s representative office in Canada and actively fostering closer economic and trade ties between the two places.

Miss Kathy Chan assumed the post of the Director of HKETO in November 2015.

December 27, 2018

香港經貿處新任處長到任

香港特別行政區政府(香港特區政府)駐多倫多經濟貿易辦事處(香港經貿處)今日(十二月二十七日) 宣布,巫菀菁將由明日(十二月二十八日)起,接替陳納思出任香港經貿處處長一職。

巫菀菁於二OO一年加入香港特區政府政務主任職系,並先後於不同政策局及部門任職,包括民政事務總署、前環境運輸及工務局、保安局、大學教育資助委員會秘書處,及商務及經濟發展局旅遊事務署。

巫菀菁出任香港經貿處處長一職前,在政務司司長私人辦公室人力資源規劃及扶貧統籌處擔任副處長,專責為政務司司長率領的人力資源規劃委員會及扶貧委員會提供秘書處支援服務,並監察兩個委員會所定政策目標以及相關措施的推行進度和情況。

巫菀菁持有由香港大學頒發的文學士學位。

香港經貿處於一九九一年成立,是香港於加拿大的官方代表,一直致力促進香港及加拿大兩地的經貿往來。

陳納思於二O一五年十一月出任香港經貿處處長一職。