Management
 

Executive Directors

Dr. Poon Lok To Otto (潘樂陶博士), was appointed as our Director on 27 September 1995 and re-designated as our executive Director on 13 April 2018. He has acted as chairman of our Group since July 2010, and is a director of all subsidiaries of our Company, apart from ATAL Belgoprocess Joint Venture Limited. Dr. Poon is in charge of developing, monitoring and evaluating our business, and is primarily responsible for the leadership, overall strategic planning and major decision making for our Group. 

Dr. Poon has over 45 years of experience in the engineering business. He founded our Group in 1977 and held the position of managing director from July 1977 to June 2010. Prior to joining our Group, Dr. Poon has served as the chief engineer at Electra Instruments Limited and Integrated Electronics Limited of the Integrated Electronic Group from 1969 to 1973, as director at Eurotherm (Far East) Limited from 1973 to 1975 and as the senior local staff at John Swire & Sons (H.K.) Limited in 1975. 

Dr. Poon obtained an honorary degree of doctor of technology at the Coventry University in the United Kingdom in November 2011. He had passed Part III of the institution examination of the Institution of Electrical Engineers and Part I and II of the institution examination of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (“IMechE”) in 1963 and 1965 respectively. 
 
Dr. Poon is a chartered engineer of the Council of Engineering Institutions. Dr. Poon is a founding fellow member of the Hong Kong Institute of Qualified Environmental Professionals and is currently a fellow of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (“HKIE”), a fellow of the Hong Kong Academy of Engineering Sciences, the Institution of Engineering and Technology and the IMechE. Dr. Poon is also a member of the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management and the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers and a senior member of the Chinese Mechanical Engineering Society (“CMES”). 
 
Dr. Poon participated in public services both to the community and the engineering profession including, among others, Advisory Council on the Environment, Energy Advisory Committee, Council for Sustainable Development, Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal Panel, Hong Kong Quality Assurance Agency, Hong Kong Green Building Council, Trustee Board of IMechE and CMES. He is the past president of HKIE, Hong Kong Association of Energy Engineers, Hong Kong Chapter of the Association of Energy Engineers and the Hong Kong Federation of Electrical and Mechanical Contractors Limited (“HKFEMC”) as well as the past chairmen of Hong Kong Branch of IMechE and the Hong Kong Climate Change Forum. 
 
Currently, Dr. Poon is a member of the Election Committee – Engineering Subsector and the life president of HKFEMC. He also serves as the chairperson of the Lift and Escalator Safety Advisory Committee, the chairman of the School Advisory Committee of School of Energy and Environment of City University of Hong Kong, a member of the International Advisory Committee of Research Institute for Sustainable Urban Development of Hong Kong Polytechnic University, a member of the Advisory Committee of Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering of the University of Hong Kong, a member of the Hong Kong-France Business Council of Hong Kong Trade Development Council, an advisor to the Bauhinia Foundation Research Centre, an honorary advisor to the Wu Zhi Qiao (Bridge to China) Charitable Foundation, and a school manager of the Shun Tak Fraternal Association Cheng Yu Tung Secondary School and a school manager of the Shun Tak Fraternal Association Lee Shau Kee College. 


Mr. Cheng Siu Ngai Kevin (鄭小藝), was appointed as our Director on 27 September 1995 and is re-designated as our executive Director on 13 April 2018. Mr. Cheng is also the chief executive officer of our Group. He sits on the boards of various companies within our Group and serves as a member of our nomination committee. He oversees all business units and corporate units of our Group and is also responsible for devising business strategies, driving innovations and bolstering partnership with all stakeholders. 
Mr. Cheng obtained a bachelor of science in engineering degree in November 1980 and a master of science in engineering degree in January 1995, both from The University of Hong Kong. He also obtained a master of accounting degree from the Curtin University of Technology in February 2000.
 
After obtaining his first bachelor degree, Mr. Cheng worked for the Hongkong Electric Company Limited from 1980 to 1982. He then joined our Group in July 1982 as a project engineer and was promoted to managerial level and subsequently appointed as a director in September 1995. Over the past 35 years, Mr. Cheng was in charge of various business units and corporate functions in our Group and spearheaded the delivery of many major E&M engineering projects in Hong Kong, Macau and Mainland China by our Group. With such experience and in-depth knowledge in the E&M engineering industry and development of our diverse business portfolios, he was further appointed as our chief executive officer in April 2017.
 
Mr. Cheng has been a member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers since 1988, a fellow of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers since 2005 and a fellow of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers since 1997. 


Mr. Law Wei Tak (羅威德先生), was appointed as our Director on 27 September 1995 and re-designated as our executive Director on 13 April 2018. He also sits on the boards of various companies within our Group. Mr. Law is primarily responsible for advising on the overall strategic planning for our Group. 
 
Mr. Law has worked in the engineering industry for over 37 years and has joined our Group in November 1987 as an assistant manager. He acted as a manager of the building services segment of our Group from January 1989 to October 1990 and a director of Analogue Technical Agencies from November 1990 to June 2011. In July 2011, Mr. Law was promoted as managing director of ATAL Data Centre Infrastructure and since January 2012, he became the chief executive of ATAL Data Centre Infrastructure. Prior to joining our Group, Mr. Law served as an assistant engineer from November 1980 to December 1982, an engineer from January 1983 to December 1986, and a senior engineer from January to October 1987, at The Jardine Engineering Corporation Limited. 
 
Mr. Law obtained a bachelor of science in engineering degree at The University of Hong Kong in November 1980. He has been a member of Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers since 1986 and a member of The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers since 1990. He is currently a registered professional engineer of the Engineers Registration Board and has been a chartered engineer of The Engineering Council since 1986, and a certified data centre engineer of the Institution of Data Centre Engineers since 2015.  


Mr. Chan Hoi Ming (陳海明先生)was appointed as our Director on 25 November 2015 and re-designated as our executive Director on 13 April 2018. He also sits on the boards of various companies within our Group. He is primarily responsible for advising on the overall strategic planning of our Group. 
 
Mr. Chan joined our Group as a project manager in August 1991. He was appointed as a manager of the environmental engineering segment of our Group in January 1997, and was promoted as an associate director, a director, and subsequently the deputy chief executive of the environmental engineering segment of our Group in January 2001, July 2010 and April 2015, respectively. Since January 2016, Mr. Chan has been acting as the chief executive of the environmental engineering segment of our Group. Mr. Chan had previously worked as a project engineer at Chevalier (Envirotech) Limited from July 1986 to February 1988 and as a project manager from April 1988 to August 1989 when he joined Construction & Production Systems Limited. Mr. Chan also worked as a project engineer at The General Electric Company of Hong Kong Limited from September 1989 to January 1990. 
 
Mr. Chan graduated from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University with a higher diploma in electrical engineering in November 1984. Mr. Chan was certified by the Engineering Council of the United Kingdom in 29th July 1987to have satisfied the academic requirements for stage 1 of the professional engineer section of The Engineering Council Register (commonly known as “EC Part II”). He also obtained a postgraduate diploma in environmental management from the University of London in December 2001 as an external student. 
 
Mr. Chan is a chartered engineer of The Engineering Council since 1998, a registered professional engineer of the Engineers Registration Board and a class 1 & 2 authorised signatory and qualified person of the Fire Services Department since 2016. Mr. Chan has also been a member of the Institution of Electrical Engineers since 1998, The Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management since 1998 and a fellow of The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers since 2015. 


Non-executive Directors


Dr. Mak Kin Wah (​麥建華博士), was appointed as our Director and our deputy chairman on 1 September 2017. Dr. Mak was re-designated as our non-executive Director on 13 April 2018. Dr. Mak assumes an advisory role in respect of the overall strategic planning for our Group. He also serves as a member of each of our remuneration committee, nomination committee and audit committee. 
 
Dr. Mak began his career as an engineer at Clough Engineering Group in Perth, Australia and has over 25 years of experience in business management. During his employment at Maunsell Consultants Asia in Hong Kong and before his departure in 1980, he was involved in the caisson design of Hong Kong Island Eastern Corridor, development of mass transit escalators in Ocean Park and underground railway stations construction of MTR Corporation Limited. Dr. Mak joined The Hong Kong Jockey Club in 1993 and later became an executive director of corporate affairs until January 2017. Since 2017, he has been the president of the Caritas Institute of Higher Education and concurrently the principal of Caritas Bianchi College of Careers. He won the director of the year award of the Hong Kong Institute of Directors in 2009 and the 2013 excellent HR leader award of the Hong Kong Institute of Human Resource Management.
 
Dr. Mak obtained a master of business administration degree at City University, London in May 1987, a doctor of philosophy degree in May 1984 and a master of philosophy degree in December 1981 at University of Cambridge, United Kingdom. He also obtained a bachelor of engineering degree at The University of Western Australia with first class honours in April 1980. 
 
Dr. Mak is a member of the Institution of Civil Engineers and the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology. Dr. Mak is a member of the Labour Advisory Board, the Court of Baptist University and the Steering Committee on Qualification Framework Fund. Dr. Mak is also the chairman of the Hong Kong Society for the Aged, a general committee member of the Employers’ Federation of Hong Kong, a member of the Hong Kong Housing Authority, a council member and chairman of the Membership Committee of the Hong Kong Management Association and a manager of HKMA David Li Kwok Po College.