Mr. Allen Ma

Chief Executive Officer, Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation

Mr Allen Ma leads and manages Hong Kong Science Park, InnoCentre and three Industrial Estates that are entities within Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP). In this role, Allen actively connects the local innovation and technology ecosystem and drives the development of Advanced Manufacturing in Hong Kong.

Over the past 30 years, Allen has held senior executive positions with a number of multinational corporations in ICT sector. In his most recent role, Allen worked for British Telecom plc as President, Asia Pac where he led the team to rebuild BT's presence in the region to a profitable scale and strengthen its capability in serving the needs for networked-IT services of multinational corporations.

Prior to that, Allen worked for Motorola Inc. Global Telecom Solutions Sector as VP & General Manager of Asia, and for C&W Hong Kong Telecom in a number of senior executive positions. These include: Executive Director responsible for the multi-media arm rolling out city-wide broadband internet services and e-commerce applications; Managing Director for CSL mobile services; and Marketing Director for fixed network services, successfully defending Hong Kong Telecom's market share during the first phase deregulation of the fixed line market.