Lin Xuanwu,former Chairman of the Productivity Council, was awarded the Hong Kong Business Management Excellence Awards 2022 Executive of the Year


International Business News – (Hong Kong, December 8, 2022) The Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC) is pleased to announce that its former Chairman, Mr. Lin Xuanwu, has been awarded the Hong Kong Business Management Excellence Awards 2022 Executive of the Year (Non-Profit Organization Category). The award recognizes Mr. Lin’s commitment to enhancing the productivity and competitiveness of Hong Kong industries by leading the HKPC in three key initiatives in the last two financial years, including technology development and application, skills training for the future and implementation of government-funded programmes.

In accepting the award, Mr Lin said, “I am honoured to receive this award. I must thank the 23 HKPC Council members and the management team led by Mr Mohamed Din Butt for their full support and cooperation during my six-year tenure as Chairman. The team’s resilience has enabled us to pursue excellence and continue to support Hong Kong’s SMEs in manufacturing and service industries to reach their goals of re-industrialization and setting up factories locally or globally. With strong teamwork, close industry ties, advanced R&D results translated into industrial applications, and solid corporate governance, HKPC is able to deliver on its mission – to serve Hong Kong’s SMEs, to support the Government’s policy on innovation and technology, and to promote Hong Kong’s integration into the Greater Bay Area. I am confident that the HKPC, as a key facilitator of Hong Kong’s innovation and technology development, will be able to re-evolve Hong Kong’s productivity and achieve the peak of intellectual excellence.”

Mr. Mohamed Din Butt, Chief Executive Officer of HKPC, congratulated Mr. Lam on the award: “I would like to express my sincere gratitude to Mr. Lin for his significant contribution to the Hong Kong Innovation and Technology and Productivity Council. Thanks to his leadership, insights and valuable advice over the past six years, we have been able to promote re-industrialization, to continuously create value-added excellence with advanced technologies, and to move industries towards smartness. In the future, under the leadership of the Chairman, HKPC will continue to promote the development of innovation and lead the industry to never stop innovating.”

The Hong Kong Business Management Excellence Awards 2022 recognise the significant contributions of outstanding individuals, teams and companies in Hong Kong and acknowledge the forward-looking innovations that have paved the way for future business development and brought excellence to their companies. The winners will be announced electronically from 25 November 2022 to 9 December 2022 and will be available to share their experiences through online visits.