Mr Richard Lancaster
Chief Executive Officer, CLP Holdings Limited
(representing CLP Power Hong Kong Limited)

Message from the Chairman

As an independent, charitable membership organisation in Hong Kong, BEC is in a unique position as one of the longest running organisation in the city with a mission to mobilise Hong Kong’s business community for environmental sustainability and excellence. BEC engages over 200 businesses from various sectors to contribute to the vision of transitioning Hong Kong to a low-carbon economy and shape the government’s policy agenda to ensure Hong Kong’s sustainability and competitiveness.

We believe in the value of responsibility and transparency, and are guided by a well-established governance structure, policies and clearly defined strategies.

Mr Richard Lancaster
Chief Executive Officer, CLP Holdings Limited
(representing CLP Power Hong Kong Limited)

Mr Richard Lancaster is Chief Executive Officer of CLP Holdings, the parent company of the CLP Group which is one of the largest investor operators in the electricity industry throughout the Asia-Pacific region.

Mr Lancaster has more than 35 years of experience in the power industry and in other industrial operations in Asia, Australia and the United Kingdom. Prior to assuming his current role in September 2013, he was Managing Director of CLP’s operations in Hong Kong, responsible for its electricity generation, transmission and distribution business serving 2.5 million customers in Hong Kong. Mr Lancaster joined CLP in 1992 and has held a wide range of managerial positions within the company. His experience covers project management, power plant operations, commercial, finance, legal and corporate functions.

Besides serving in various subsidiary companies of the CLP Group as Director, Mr Lancaster is the Chairman of the Business Environment Council and a founding member of the Advisory Council of The Australian Chamber of Commerce Hong Kong & Macau. He is a Fellow of the Hong Kong Management Association and a council member of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development and a member of its Climate and Energy Cluster Board. He is also chairman of the Hong Kong Membership Committee of the UN-accredited World Energy Council.

Originally from Australia, Mr. Lancaster is an electrical engineering graduate of UNSW Sydney.

Immediate Past Chairman
Professor John Chai
Fook Tin Group Holdings Limited (representing Fook Tin Technologies Limited)
Professor John Chai
Fook Tin Group Holdings Limited (representing Fook Tin Technologies Limited)

Professor John Chai of Fook Tin Group Holdings Limited, is a distinguished scholar and dental specialist. Prior to joining the Fook Tin Group, Professor Chai was a full time professor at Northwestern University. He is presently a Professor Emeritus of Northwestern University, and an Honorary Clinical Professor of the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong. Having a close affinity with Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Professor Chai is the Vice Chairman of University Council. He is also a member of the Chief Executive’s Council of Advisers on Innovation and Strategic Development, HKSAR, and was Immediate Past Chairman of Business Environment Council Limited. Professor Chai has been keen to take up public duties covering higher education, innovation and technology, environmental protection and sustainable development of Hong Kong.

BEC Sustainable Living Environment Advisory Group


The BEC Sustainable Living Environment Advisory Group (BEC SLE AG) promotes the importance of a sustainable living environment (built and natural) amongst BEC members and the wider business community in Hong Kong.


BEC SLE AG Steering Committee

Dr Raymond Yau Swire Properties Limited
Vice Chair
Mr Adam Koo Business Environment Council Limited
Ir Priscilla Wong Chinachem Agencies Limited 
Mr Jim Taylor CLP Power Hong Kong Limited
Mr Michael Chan Crown Motors Limited
Mr Ivan Chiu Gammon Construction Limited
Mr Don Tse Hongkong Land Limited
Mr Jason Ma Inchcape Hong Kong
Dr Jimmy Tong Ove Arup & Partners Hong Kong Limited
Ir Chris Ting PCCW Limited
Ms Susanna Wong Sun Hung Kai Properties Limited
Mr Victor Kwong The Hong Kong & China Gas Company Limited
Mr Isaac Chu The Hong Kong Jockey Club
Ir Kin Leung The Hongkong Electric Company Limited
Ir Chris Chong Veolia Environmental Services China Limited


BEC SLE AG Ordinary Members

Eur-Ing Phil Healey Active Energy Management Limited
Mr Freeman Cheung AECOM Asia Company Limited
Mr Eden Ngan Airport Authority Hong Kong
Ms Grace Kwok Allied Sustainability and Environmental Consultants Group Limited
Mr Thomas Wu ASB Biodiesel (HK) Limited
Mr Ernest Ip CN Innovations Solar Holdings Limited 
Mr Vincent Chung Cornerstone Technologies Holdings Limited
Mr Jonathan Yau Cundall Hong Kong Limited
Mr Victor Li Dunwell Enviro-Tech (Holdings) Limited
Mr Samson Tong Echo Asia Communications Limited
Mr Tyler Holland En-Trak Hong Kong Limited
Ms Goldie Fung Environmental Pioneers & Solutions Limited
Mr Victor Seeto ExxonMobil Hong Kong Limited
Dr CP Lo Green Mobility Innovations Limited
Mr Jonathan Li Hang Lung Properties Limited
Mr Jerry Kong HM Environmental Technologies Limited
Mr Cliff Wu Hong Kong EV Power Limited
Mr Adrian Hui Jardine Engineering Corporation
Ms Juanna Yin Jinchat Engineering (Hong Kong) Company Limited
Mr Alex Yeung Leigh & Orange Limited
Ms Mei Ling Lew Mayer Brown
Ms Jessica Chan MTR Corporation Limited
Ms Li Fan New World Development Company Limited 
Dr Thomas Tang PJ Sustainability Consulting Limited 
Prof Kelvin Chan Ponie International (HK) Limited
Mr Steven Lee Schneider Electric (Hong Kong) Limited
Ms Samanta Pong Shiu Wing Steel Limited
Mr Louis Chang Siemens Limited
Mr Gary Chan Sino Land Company Limited
Mr Bryan Leung SUEZ (Asia) Limited
Ms Haily Chan Swire Pacific Limited
Mr Sunny Yan Toshiba International Procurement Hong Kong, Limited
Mr Ben Yu TÜV Rheinland Hong Kong Limited
Mr Pierre Chung Wheelock & Company Limited


BEC SLE AG Terms of Reference

For more information, please contact Mr Wayne Wong (