The West Kowloon Cultural District Authority (WKCDA) announced the appointments and reappointments of members to the Board of its two wholly-owned subsidiaries, M Plus Museum Limited and Hong Kong Palace Museum Limited, and also to the Xiqu Centre Advisory Panel. Details are as follows.

The WKCDA Board reappoints the following members to the Board of M Plus Museum Limited (the M+ Board) for a term from 1 April 2021 to 31 March 2022 (unless otherwise specified):

The Honourable Victor LO Chung-wing (Chairman)
Mr Nick ADAMUS *
Ms Monique BURGER *
Ms Joan LEUNG Hing-yee *
Ms LO Kai-yin
Mr David PONG Chun-yee
Ms Catherine YEN *

*The term of appointment will end on 31 March 2024.

The WKCDA Board appoints the following new members to the Board of Hong Kong Palace Museum Limited (the HKPM Board) for a term from 1 April 2021 to 31 March 2022 (unless otherwise specified):

Mr Andy HEI Kao-chiang #
Ms Yolanda NG Yuen-ting #
Ms Helen SO Hiu-ming

#The term of appointment will end on 31 March 2023, or on the date the member ceases to act as a member of the Board of WKCDA, whichever is the earlier.

At the same time, Mr TSANG Tak-sing is reappointed as a member of the HKPM Board for a term from 1 April 2021 to 31 March 2023.

The WKCDA Board reappoints the following members to the Xiqu Centre Advisory Panel for a term from 1 April 2021 to 31 March 2023:

Dr Frankie YEUNG Wai-shing (Chairman)
Dr Estella CHAM LAI Suk-ching
Mrs Eva CHENG LI Kam-fun
Miss Candice LEUNG Wai-yee
Mr YUEN Siu-fai

Mr LIU Kwok-sum is appointed as a new member of the Xiqu Centre Advisory Panel for a term from 1 April 2021 to 31 March 2022.

M Plus Museum Limited is one of WKCDA’s wholly-owned subsidiary companies. The M+ Board is responsible for formulating the vision and mission, as well as the strategies, policies and guidelines in relation to museological matters and professional standards of M+’s operations.

Hong Kong Palace Museum Limited is another wholly-owned subsidiary company of WKCDA. The HKPM Board is responsible for formulating the vision and mission, as well as the strategies, policies and guidelines in relation to curatorial matters, professional standards and operations of the Hong Kong Palace Museum.

Working closely with the Performing Arts Committee of WKCDA, the Xiqu Centre Advisory Panel is responsible for giving professional advice on strategy and policy development relating to the operations of the Xiqu Centre, as well as talent development, arts education and partnership arrangements to allow the Xiqu Centre to fulfil its vision and mission.

Annex I: List of current members of the Board of M Plus Museum Limited
Annex II: List of current members of the Board of Hong Kong Palace Museum Limited
Annex III: List of current members of the Xiqu Centre Advisory Panel

Remarks

About the West Kowloon Cultural District
The West Kowloon Cultural District is one of the largest and most ambitious cultural projects in the world. Its vision is to create a vibrant new cultural quarter for Hong Kong on forty hectares of reclaimed land located alongside Victoria Harbour. With a varied mix of theatres, performance spaces, and museums, the West Kowloon Cultural District will produce and host world-class exhibitions, performances and cultural events, providing twenty-three hectares of public open space, including a two-kilometre waterfront promenade.

Annex I
List of current members of the Board of M Plus Museum Limited

Chairman
The Honourable Victor LO Chung-wing, GBM, GBS, JP

Vice-Chairman
Mr Vincent LO Wing-sang, SBS, JP

Members
Mr Benjamin CHA Yiu-chung
Miss Dee POON Chu-ying
Mr WAN Man-yee, BBS, JP
Mr Nick ADAMUS
Ms Mimi BROWN
Ms Monique BURGER
Ms Marissa FUNG SHAW
Mr Roger GARCIA
Mr Alan LAU Ka-ming
Ms Wendy LEE
Ms Joan LEUNG Hing-yee
Prof LO Kai-yin, SBS
Mr Daryl NG Win-kong, JP
Mr David PONG Chun-yee, JP
Dr Uli SIGG
Ms Catherine YEN 

Ex-Officio Members
Acting Chief Executive Officer, WKCDA
Museum Director, M+

Annex II
List of current members of the Board of Hong Kong Place Museum Limited

Chairman
The Honourable Bernard Charnwut CHAN, GBM, GBS, JP

Vice-Chairman
Prof LEE Chack-fan, GBS, JP

Members
Mr Andy HEI Kao-chiang
Ms Yolanda NG Yuen-ting, MH
Prof Raymond FUNG Wing-kee, JP
Mrs Nancy Maria LEE CHANG, JP
Ms Nisa Bernice LEUNG Wing-yu, JP
Mr LOU Wei
Prof Harold MOK Kar-leung
Ms Helen SO Hiu-ming
The Honourable Robert TANG Ching, GBM, SBS, JP
Prof Joseph TING Sun-pao, BBS
Mr TSANG Tak-sing, GBS, JP
Permanent Secretary for Home Affairs
(Alternate: Deputy Secretary for Home Affairs (2))
Director of Leisure and Cultural Services
(Alternate: Deputy Director of Leisure and Cultural Services (Culture))

Ex-Officio Member
Acting Chief Executive Officer, WKCDA

Annex III
List of current members of the Xiqu Centre Advisory Panel

Chairman
Dr Frankie YEUNG Wai-shing, BBS, MH, JP

Members
Dr Estella CHAM LAI Suk-ching
Mrs Eva CHENG LI Kam-fun, JP
Dr LEE Siu-yan
Miss Candice LEUNG Wai-yee,
Mr LIU Kwok-sum
Ms NG May Ying
Mr SE-TO Yok (LOONG Koon-tin), MH
Ms YIP Chung-man, BBS
Mr YUEN Siu-fai, BBS, BH
Representative from Home Affairs Bureau
Representative from Leisure and Cultural Services Department

Ex-Officio Members
Chairman of the Performing Arts Committee, WKCDA
Executive Director, Performing Arts, WKCDA
Artistic Director, Performing Arts, WKCDA