43 Notable alumni of
Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Hong Kong Polytechnic University is 461st in the world, 93rd in Asia, and 9th in China by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 43 notable alumni from Hong Kong Polytechnic University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates along with research and academic staff.

  1. Wong Kar-wai

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    Wong Kar-wai
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriterfilm producer
    Biography

    Wong Kar-wai is a Hong Kong film director. His films are characterised by nonlinear narratives, atmospheric music, and vivid cinematography involving bold, saturated colours. A pivotal figure of Hong Kong cinema, Wong has had a considerable influence on filmmaking with his trademark personal, unconventional approach. His films frequently appear on best-of lists domestically and internationally.

  2. Tony Leung Ka-fai

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    Tony Leung Ka-fai
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Tony Leung Ka-fai is a Hong Kong actor who is a four-time winner of the Hong Kong Film Award for Best Actor.

  3. CY Leung

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    CY Leung
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Enrolled in Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    1971-1974 studied surveying
    Occupations
    quantity surveyorpoliticianjustice of the peace
    Biography

    Leung Chun-ying, also known as CY Leung, is a Chinese politician from Hong Kong, and a chartered surveyor who served as the third Chief Executive of Hong Kong between 2012 and 2017. In March 2017, he was appointed vice-chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference.

  4. Gigi Leung

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    Gigi Leung
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    singeractorsongwritermodel
    Biography

    Gigi Leung Wing-kei is a Hong Kong singer and actress.

  5. Stephanie Ho

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    Stephanie Ho
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1992-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Stephanie Ho is a Hong Kong singer, actress and golfer. She is currently signed to TVB management. She is also a current Hong Kong National Golf Ladies' Squad Team representative.

  6. Paul Wong

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    Paul Wong
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    singerguitaristsongwriterrecord producertelevision actor
    Biography

    Paul Wong Koon-chung, known professionally as Paul Wong, is a Hong Kong musician, singer, songwriter and producer. He is the lead guitarist of the rock band Beyond, which has been disestablished since 2005. He earned the award "the Best Rock Singer (新城勁爆殿堂搖擺歌手大獎)" in Hit Awards (新城勁爆頒獎禮) 2012. He is also a member of Hong Kong Artistes Christian Fellowship (香港藝人之家).

  7. Cheng Chung-tai

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    Cheng Chung-tai
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Enrolled in Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    Graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    politicianlecturerradio personality
    Biography

    Cheng Chung-tai is a Hong Kong academic, social activist, and politician. In the 2016 legislative election, he won a seat in the New Territories West constituency. He took over Wong Yeung-tat's position as the chairman of Civic Passion after his electoral victory. He is presently the sole remaining opposition member within the Legislative Council.

  8. Jimmy Sham

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    Jimmy Sham
    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    politiciansocial activist
    Biography

    Jimmy Sham Tsz-kit is a Hong Kong political and LGBT rights activist. He served as convener of pro-democracy organisation Civil Human Rights Front (CHRF) until October 2020 and serves as a secretary for LGBT rights organisation Rainbow of Hong Kong. He is a longtime member of the League of Social Democrats. In 2019 he was elected to the Sha Tin District Council by residents of Lek Yuen constituency.

  9. Andy Chan

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    Andy Chan
    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Andy Chan Ho-tin is a Hong Kong pro-independence political activist. He is a founding member and the convenor of the Hong Kong National Party, the first party to advocate for Hong Kong independence.

  10. Cally Kwong

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    Cally Kwong
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1962-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    beauty pageant contestantpoliticianrecording artist
    Biography

    Cally Kwong Mei-wan is a Hong Kong singer, actress, and business woman.

  11. Kitty Yuen

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    Kitty Yuen
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    actorvoice actorradio DJ
    Biography

    Kitty Yuen is a Hong Kong radio DJ, television host and actress. At 148 cm tall, she is one of the most petite entertainers in the Hong Kong entertainment industry.

  12. Canny Leung

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    Canny Leung
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    businesspersonmodellyricistsongwriterwriter
    Biography

    Canny Leung Chi-Shan is a Hong Kong songwriter and author.

  13. Lam Tai-fai

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    Lam Tai-fai
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    charitable organization
    Biography

    Lam Tai-fai, SBS, BBS, JP is a Hong Kong politician. He serves as Chairman of the Council of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Chairman of the Hong Kong Sports Institute (HKSI). He was a member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong for the Industrial Functional Constituency from 2008 to 2016. In 2008 he began service as a committee member on the 11th, 12th and 13th National Committees of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, and as a standing member of the 11th and in 2009 joined 12th Henan Provincial Committees of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference.

  14. Kenneth Leung

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    Kenneth Leung
    Years
    1962-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    tax advisorbusinesspersonpolitician
    Biography

    Kenneth Leung Kai-cheong is a democratic Hong Kong politician formerly serving as a member of the Legislative Council for the Accountancy functional constituency. Professionally, he is a tax adviser and accountant. On 11 November 2020, he was disqualified from the Legislative Council, along with three other lawmakers of the pan-democratic camp, by the central government in Beijing on request of the Hong Kong government. A mass resignation of pan-democrats the same day left the Legislative Council without a substantial opposition.

  15. Raphael Wong

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    Raphael Wong
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    activist
    Biography

    Raphael Wong Ho-ming is a Hong Kong social activist and politician. He is currently the chairman of the League of Social Democrats (LSD) and was one of the leaders in the 2014 Hong Kong protests.

  16. Nelson Wong

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    Nelson Wong
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1957-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Nelson Wong Sing-chi is a Hong Kong politician and social worker. He had been member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong between 2000–04 and 2008–12. He was the founding member of the Democratic Party before he was expelled in 2015 for his support in the government's constitutional reform proposals. He was also briefly a founding member of the Third Side, a centrist political party.

  17. Raman Hui

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    Raman Hui
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1963-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    film director
    Biography

    Raman Hui Shing-Ngai is a Hong Kong animator and film director best known for co-directing Shrek the Third, and (co) directing several short films, including Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Furious Five, Scared Shrekless and Puss in Boots: The Three Diablos.

  18. Vivienne Tam

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    Vivienne Tam
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1957-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    grand couturier
    Biography

    Vivienne Tam is a fashion designer based in New York City. She was born in Guangzhou, Guangdong, China, and moved to Hong Kong at the age of three. She attended the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

  19. Kwok Wai-keung

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    Kwok Wai-keung
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    social workerpolitician
    Biography

    Aron Kwok Wai-keung is a current member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong, representing the Hong Kong Island, which he was elected to in the 2016 LegCo election. Kwok is a member of the Hong Kong Federation of Trade Unions, the largest pro-Beijing labour union in the territory. He previously held the Labour constituency, which he won uncontested in the 2012 LegCo election.

  20. Mark Tan

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    Mark Tan
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1996-.. (age 25)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Mark Tan Chun Lok is a Hong Kong professional footballer who currently plays for Chinese Super League club Guangzhou City.

  21. Tsang Kin-chiu

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    Tsang Kin-chiu
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    politiciansocial worker
    Biography

    Ken Tsang Kin-chiu is a Hong Kong activist and social worker. He is most known for his beating incident during the 2014 Occupy protests.

  22. Tik Chi-yuen

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    Tik Chi-yuen
    Years
    1957-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    social workerjustice of the peace
    Biography

    Tik Chi-yuen, SBS, JP, is a former member of the Hong Kong Legislative Council and of North District Council. He is a registered social worker and chairman of the small centrist Third Side party, which he co-founded in 2015, after quitting the Democratic Party, of which he was also a co-founder.

  23. Tony Tse

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    Tony Tse
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Tony Tse Wai-chuen, BBS is a Hong Kong surveyor and politician. He is a member of the Legislative Council for Architectural, Surveying, Planning and Landscape (formerly Architectural, Surveying and Planning) from 2012 to 2016 and again from 2018.

  24. Ken Chow Wing-kan

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    Ken Chow Wing-kan
    Years
    1966-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Chow Wing Kan, was a member of the Hong Kong Progressive Alliance and the Liberal Party, and is currently a political figure of the Hong Kong Pro-Beijing camp. He has been working in the district of Tin Shui Wai, Yuen Long District for many years. He has served as a member of the Yuen Long District Council since October 1994 and has been re-elected five times until his re-election failed in 2019.

  25. Chan Yuen-han

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    Chan Yuen-han
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1946-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    trade unionistpolitician
    Biography

    Chan Yuen-han, SBS, JP is a former member of Hong Kong Legislative Council and a noted Hong Kong female trade unionist. She is the vice-chairperson of the Hong Kong Federation of Trade Unions, and was one of the 52 founding members of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong.

  26. James Ha

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    James Ha
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1992-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    James Stephen Gee Ha, nicknamed Bullet, is an English-born Hong Kong professional footballer who plays as a striker for Hong Kong Premier League club Southern.

  27. Chui Chi Kin

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    Chui Chi Kin
    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Biography

    Andy Chui Chi-kin is a member of the Eastern District Council, representing Yue Wan constituency in Hong Kong.

  28. Chan Kam-lam

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    Chan Kam-lam
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1949-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    politicianjustice of the peace
    Biography

    Chan Kam-lam, GBS, JP is a former member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong representing the Kowloon East constituency. He is also a core member of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong (DAB), the largest pro-Beijing party in Hong Kong.

  29. Huang Yang

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    Huang Yang
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Huang Yang is a Chinese-born Hong Kong professional footballer who currently plays for Hong Kong Premier League club Kitchee as a midfielder. He was the Hong Kong Footballer of the Year in 2013. He is also the captain of the Hong Kong national football team.

  30. Timmy Yip

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    Timmy Yip
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    production designercostume designerscenographervideographer
    Biography

    Tim Yip Kam-tim is a Hong Kong art director and designer for fiction films. He is best known for his work on the 2000 martial arts film Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, for which he won an Academy Award for Best Art Direction. Yip also won a BAFTA award for the film's costume design. He has been alternatively credited as Tim Yip Kam-tim, Kam Tim Yip, Kam-tim Yip, and Tim Yip.

  31. Rebecca Lee

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    Rebecca Lee
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1944-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    explorer
    Biography

    Rebecca Lee Lok Sze, MH is an explorer from Hong Kong. She is the first Hong Kong person and the first woman to have visited the North Pole, the South Pole, and Mount Everest. She has visited the Yarlung Tsangpo Canyon (the deepest canyon in China) and the Taklamakan (the hottest desert in China).

  32. Tat Cheng

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    Tat Cheng
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Cheng Tat-hung is a Hong Kong politician, formerly affiliated with the Civic Party. He is a member of the Eastern District Council for Tanner since 2016.

  33. Suzanne Wu

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    Suzanne Wu
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    trade unionistpolitician
    Biography

    Suzanne Wu Sui-shan is a Hong Kong politician. She is the former chairwoman of the pro-democratic Labour Party and project coordinator of the Association for the Advancement of Feminism. After leaving Labour in 2017, she co-founded Community March.

  34. Samson Tam

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    Samson Tam
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    justice of the peace
    Biography

    Samson Tam Wai-ho, JP was an elected member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong (Functional constituency, Information Technology) from 2008 to 2012. He is the chairman and one of the founders of Group Sense (International) Limited, the manufacturer of "Instant-Dict" (Chinese: 快譯通) Chinese-English electronic dictionary. He graduated from Chinese University of Hong Kong with a BSc degree. Afterwards he was awarded a PhD degree by Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He received "The Young Industrialist Award of Hong Kong" in 1992 and was named one of the “Ten Outstanding Young Persons” in 1997. He is also the president of Kitchee SC.

  35. Frankie Yick

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    Frankie Yick
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    politicianbusinessperson
    Biography

    Frankie Yick Chi-ming, SBS is an engineer, businessman and member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong for the Transport functional constituency. He was awarded the Silver Bauhinia Star by the Hong Kong SAR Government in 2017.

  36. Angel Hiu Ying Wong

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    Angel Hiu Ying Wong
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    artistic gymnast
    Biography

    Angel Wong Hiu Ying is a Hong Kong gymnast. She competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics, placing 13th on vault and 52nd in the all-around competition.

  37. Ramon YUEN Hoi-man

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    Ramon YUEN Hoi-man
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Ramon Yuen Hoi-man is a Hong Kong politician. He is the Treasurer of the Democratic Party and member of the Sham Shui Po District Council for Lai Chi Kok Central.

  38. Annie Au

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    Annie Au
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    squash player
    Biography

    Annie Au Wing Chi, known as Annie Au, is a former professional squash player who represented Hong Kong.

  39. Ip Chung Long

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    Ip Chung Long
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Ip Chung Long is a former Hong Kong professional footballer who played as a midfielder. He is now a police and also an amateur player for Hong Kong First Division club South China.

  40. Fong Pak Lun

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    Fong Pak Lun
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1993-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Fong Pak Lun is a Hong Kong professional footballer who currently plays for Hong Kong Premier League club Pegasus.

  41. Xu Qin

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    Xu Qin
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Xu Qin is a Chinese politician, and the current Governor of Hebei. Previously he had served as mayor, then party chief of Shenzhen, China's most prominent special economic zone.

  42. Ip Wai-ming

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    Ip Wai-ming
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    trade unionistpolitician
    Biography

    Ip Wai-ming, MH is the member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong in functional constituency (Labour) (2008–2012). He is the labour representative of the Labour Advisory Board of the Hong Kong Federation of Trade Unions.

  43. Li Ling Fung

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    Li Ling Fung
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    association football playerassociation football manager
    Biography

    Li Ling Fung is a former Hong Kong professional football player. He played as a striker or an attacking midfielder.