Chris Chong

Chris Chong

Energy Institute (Hong Kong)

Immediate Past Chairman

Ir Chris Chong is the Immediate Past Chairman of the Energy Institute EI (Hong Kong) and the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (Hong Kong Branch). He is currently the International Vice President of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) in the UK.
Chris has been working in the energy infrastructure sector for more than 30 years, with hands-on experience in mission critical & energy projects in CLP and Veolia in China, Macau, Hong Kong, and Singapore. He has held various positions as engineer, economist, asset manager, business developer, general manager, and managing director for subsidiaries.
Chris is a Chartered Engineer (CEng), Fellow Member of HKIE, EI and IMechE, and a Certified Energy Manager (CEM). He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). He has been a member of various advisory groups, including:
• Working Group for the Review of the Air Quality Objectives 2030 by EPD
• Mandatory Implementation of the Building Energy Code (MBEC) Technical Taskforce & Working Groups of EMSD
• Retrocommissioning Registration Committee of the Hong Kong Green Building Council etc
Chris has been recognized for his contributions, having received the Distinguished Sustainability Leader Award 2019 from the Hong Kong Management Association (HKMA). He has also served as an examiner for the HKMA Sustainability Awards in recent years.

My Sustainability Goals for 2024:

1) Wider use of district energy systems
2) Promotion of energy managers/professionals for buildings/facilities