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Jacob Kam Chak-pui

Managing Director - Operations and Mainland Business, MTR Corporation Limited

Dr. Jacob Kam Chak-pui has been the Managing Director at Operations and Mainland Business since 1 May 2016 and a Member of the Executive Directorate since January 2011.  He is responsible for overseeing the Company’s transport operations in Hong Kong and its rail and property businesses in the Mainland of China. In addition, Dr. Kam is responsible for overseeing railway operations standards and ensuring mutual learning of best practices among all the Company’s railway operations globally.  He joined the Company in 1995 and had held various management positions in Operations, Projects and China & International Business Divisions. Dr. Kam was the Operations Director between January 2011 and April 2016. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Southampton, and a doctoral degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of London (University College London), both in the United Kingdom.  He is a corporate member of both the Institution of Mechanical Engineers in the United Kingdom and The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers.