The Spirit of Hong Kong Awards celebrates the achievements of truly remarkable people who might otherwise be off the radar. Judges include Ms Anne Wu Hung-yuk, The Hon. Ronald Arculli, Mr James Blake, Mr Chua Hoi-wai, Ms Shelley Lee Lai-kuen, Dr Daryl Ng Win-kong, Ms Nikki Ng Mien-hua, Dr David J. Pang, Mr Paulo Pong Kin-yee, and Ms Tammy Tam Wai-yee.


Sir David Akers-Jones


Patron of The Spirit of Hong Kong Awards


To ensure the awards are being recognised as authoritative, in-touch, and positive image to our readers and the public, we will have 1 chairperson with 9 judges on the panel.


Ms. Anna Wu Hung-yuk, GBS, JP

Lawyer, Chair of the Competition Commission

Ms. Anna Wu is a lawyer admitted to the Law Society's Roll of Honour. She is the current and founding chair of the Competition Commission.  She stepped down as a member of the Executive Council on 1 July 2017 having served since January 2009. She was a member of the Legislative Council and initiated the Equal Opportunities Bill, the first private member’s bill covering a whole area of policy.


The Hon. Ronald Arculli, GBM, CVO, GBS, OBE, JP

Senior Partner, King & Wood Mallesons, Hong Kong Office

Mr James Blake, GBS, OBE, JP


Mr Chua Hoi-wai

Chief Executive, The Hong Kong Council of Social Service

Ms Shelley Lee Lai-kuen, GBS, OBE, JP

President, Maryknoll Convent School Educational Trust

Dr Daryl Ng Win-kong, JP

Executive Director, Sino Group

Ms Nikki Ng Mien-hua

Group General Manager, Sino Group

Dr David J. Pang

Director, Kerry Holdings Limited

Mr Paulo Pong Kin-yee

Founder and Managing Director of Altaya Group

Ms Tammy Tam Wai-yee

Editor in Chief, South China Morning Post