Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation (HKIRC) has appointed 20 year IT industry veteran Wilson Wong as its new CEO.
Wong previously served as the the general manager of IT Industry Development Division of Hong Kong Productivity Council ("HKPC").
He has also served in senior industry positions, such as the managing director of SAP Hong Kong and various senior roles at Microsoft Hong Kong.
In his new role, at HKIRC, Wong will be responsible for encouraging a better understanding and more effective use of the Internet and related technology in Hong Kong and across the region, in addition to promoting Hong Kong as an international centre of e-commerce.
“We are delighted to have Mr Wong taking up the helm,” said Simon Chan, chairman of HKIRC. “He brings an exceptional track record in areas that are important for us, and has proven skills in multi-level management.”
“His record in fostering growth and enhancing performance is second to none.
"We look forward to Mr Wong's insights and skills providing the impetus for HKIRC to step up to new levels of achievement for industry, business and public community in the years ahead."