Mr YIH Lai Tak, Dieter — Member
Aged 54, Partner, Kwok Yih & Chan, was appointed to the Listing Committee on 10 July 2015. Prior to founding his law firm in 2014, he was a partner and head of the Hong Kong law practice of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy.
Mr Yih is the Past President (2012 - 2013) of The Law Society of Hong Kong. He is currently the Convenor of Investigation Panel A of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and he is a member of the Education Commission, the Standing Committee on Judicial Salaries and Conditions of Services, and the Banking Review Tribunal of the HKSAR. Mr Yih is the Deputy Chairman of the Council of The Education University of Hong Kong. He chairs the King’s College London (Hong Kong) Foundation and is a trustee of the Charterhouse Hong Kong Foundation – both charitable foundations. He is a member of the Guangdong Province Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference.
Mr Yih is admitted to practice as a solicitor in Hong Kong and Singapore, and is a non-practicing solicitor admitted in England and Wales, and the Australian Capital Territories. He graduated from King’s College London with a Bachelor of Laws, and is a Fellow of King’s College London.