Re-appointments to Deposit Protection Appeals Tribunal

     The Chief Executive has made the following re-appointments to the Deposit Protection Appeals Tribunal in accordance with the Deposit Protection Scheme Ordinance (Cap. 581) for a term of three years with effect from January 14, 2020:
Mr Anthony Kenneth Houghton, SC
Ms Dilys Chau Suet-fung
Professor Stella Cho Lung Pui-lan
Mr Anson Wong Man-kit, SC
     Announcing the appointments, a government spokesman said, "We are confident that, with their expertise and experience, the appointees will continue to contribute to the effective operation of the Tribunal."
     The Tribunal was established under the Deposit Protection Scheme Ordinance to hear appeals from depositors or member banks of the Deposit Protection Scheme who are aggrieved by certain decisions made by the Hong Kong Deposit Protection Board or the Monetary Authority in relation to the Scheme.
     The above appointments were gazetted today (January 10).

Ends/Friday, January 10, 2020
Issued at HKT 11:00