July 27, 2016 2:51 AM ET

Road and Rail

Company Overview of MTR Corporation Limited

Company Overview

MTR Corporation Limited designs, constructs, operates, maintains, and invests railways in Hong Kong, the Mainland China, and internationally. The company operates a rail-based transportation system in Hong Kong, comprising domestic and cross-boundary services, a high-speed Airport Express, and a light rail system. Its network consists of 220.9 kilometers of rail, as well as 87 stations and 68 light rail stops. The company also provides intercity services to and from Mainland of China, as well as small bus services in Hong Kong. In addition, it rents station retail space in stations, as well as advertising space in trains and stations; and enables telecommunication services on the railway sys...

MTR Headquarters Building

Telford Plaza

33 Wai Yip Street

Kowloon Bay,  

Hong Kong

Founded in 1975

25,284 Employees


852 2993 2111


852 2798 8822

Key Executives for MTR Corporation Limited

Chief Executive Officer, Member of Executive Directorate, Executive Director and Member of Corporate Responsibility Committee
Age: 55
Total Annual Compensation: $12.9M
Managing Director of Operations & Mainland Business and Member of Executive Directorate
Age: 54
Total Annual Compensation: $7.5M
President of MTR Academy and Member of Executive Directorate
Age: 55
Total Annual Compensation: $5.3M
Legal & European Business Director, Member of Executive Directorate and Company Secretary
Age: 43
Total Annual Compensation: $5.1M
Corporate Affairs Director, Member of Executive Directorate and Member of Corporate Responsibility Committee
Age: 48
Total Annual Compensation: $1.3M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

MTR Corporation Limited Key Developments

MTR Corporation Limited Presents at Daiwa Hong Kong China Investment Seminar, Jun-23-2016

MTR Corporation Limited Presents at Daiwa Hong Kong China Investment Seminar, Jun-23-2016 . Venue: Gran Tokyo North Tower 1-9-1, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan. Speakers: Cand Ng, Head of Investor Relations & Retirement Benefits.

MTR Corporation Signs HKD 25 Billion Loan Agreement with a Bank Syndication

MTR Corporation has signed a HKD 25 billion loan agreement with a bank syndication. The loan consists of two parts. One is HKD 12.5 billion loan, which will be repaid on June 13, 2019. The other is HKD 12.5 billion, which will be repaid in phases; deadline for repayment will be June 13, 2021.

MTR Corporation Announces Management Changes

MTR Corporation Limited has named Jacob Kam, currently operations director, as managing director for operations and mainland business. The company has announced that Adi Lau, currently deputy director of operating, will succeed Mr. Kam as operations director. Both appointments will take effect from 1 May 2016. In addition, the Corporation has also appointed Ms. Margaret Cheng as Human Resources Director and a member of the Executive Directorate with effect from 1 June 2016. To strengthen the focus on Hong Kong railway operations and to respond to the business and operational growth in and outside Hong Kong, the Corporation has decided to create the new position of Managing Director - Operations and Mainland Business to extend the leadership bandwidth. With the new appointment, Dr. Kam's portfolio will be expanded to oversee not only MTR's Hong Kong transport operations but also MTR's rail and property businesses in the Mainland. In addition, he will continue to maintain an oversight role on global railway operations standards and ensure mutual learning of best practices among all MTR railway operations globally. Dr. Kam joined the Corporation in 1995 and was appointed Operations Director and a member of the Executive Committee in January 2011. Mr. Lau will oversee railway operations in Hong Kong and will report to Dr. Kam. Mr. Lau joined the Corporation in 1982.

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