The Founders

Directors of Project Citizens Foundation


From Left: Dr. Edmund Woo Kin Wai (VC) ; Mr. Tony Tsoi ; Ms. Carol Chen ; Mr. Tsim Tak Lung (C) ; Mrs. Anson Chan ; Mr. Cheung Yuk Tong ; Ms. Senia Ng

Mr. Tsim Tak Lung (Chairman) 

Mr. Tsim is a writer and public intellectual who has worked in print journalism, radio and television in both English and Chinese media. He is the author of six books on culture and civilisation and enjoys giving seminars on language, culture and politics.

Dr. Edmund Woo Kin Wai (Vice-Chairman) 

Dr. Woo is a medical practitioner in practice for more than 30 years. He is dedicated to community service and is the Vice Chairman of Hong Kong PHAB Association and a Director of Enlighten Action for Epilepsy.

Mrs. Anson Chan 

Mrs. Chan was the first Chinese and the first woman to assume the post of Chief Secretary in Hong Kong during the colonial regime. She was also the first Chief Secretary for Administration after Hong Kong's transition to Chinese sovereignty. She won a seat in the Hong Kong Island Legislative Council by-election in 2007. She retired from the Public Service after 39 years but remains active in promoting democracy and good governance in Hong Kong and defending "one country, two systems, Hong Kong people ruling Hong Kong". She is generally regarded as "the conscience of Hong Kong".

Mr. Cheung Yuk Tong

Mr. Cheung was a partner of an international law firm until recently. He has served as a board or panel member of various government and voluntary bodies on legal and social matters.

Ms. Carol Chen

Ms. Chen had practised as a solicitor for more than 10 years. She then became the first Director of Continuing Legal Education of the Hong Kong Bar Association in 1998. She had acted as Campaign Manager and Election Agent for various candidates in Legislative Council and Election Committee elections, and was a Director of the Fair Trade Hong Kong Foundation Limited from 2009 to 2015.

Mr. Tony Tsoi

Mr. Tsoi is the founder of The House News and The Stand News. He had worked in investment bank, and also in the media and industrial sectors.

Ms. Senia Ng

Ms. Senia Ng is a practising barrister and teaches at the Faculty of Law of the University of Hong Kong. 

Dr. Allan Au Ka Lun

Dr. Au, a media veteran and Knight Fellow in Stanford University, was a news documentary producer. He is currently a host in RTHK phone-in programme and professional consultant of the School of Journalism and Communication at the Chinese University of Hong Kong.