Tony Tse Wai-chuen
|Member of the Legislative Council|
12 March 2018
|Preceded by||Yiu Chung-yim|
|Constituency||Architectural, Surveying, Planning and Landscape|
1 October 2012 –30 September 2016
|Preceded by||Patrick Lau|
|Succeeded by||Yiu Chung-yim|
|Constituency||Architectural, Surveying and Planning|
|Born||27 October 1954|
|Residence||North Point, Hong Kong Island|
|Alma mater||Hong Kong Polytechnic|
Tony Tse Wai-chuen, BBS (Chinese :謝偉銓; born 27 October 1954) is a Hong Kong surveyor and politician. He is a member of the Legislative Council for Architectural, Surveying, Planning and Landscape (formerly Architectural, Surveying and Planning) from 2012 to 2016 and again from 2018.
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He was born on 27 October 1954 and graduated from the Hong Kong Polytechnic before joining the Hong Kong Civil Service and working in the Crown Lands & Survey Office. After 12 years, Tse moved into the commercial sector, including with Hongkong Land, Chesterton Petty, Emperor International Holdings, and Henderson Land. He also founded a property development and asset management consultancy, Brand Star.
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Tse has held various public positions, including on the Urban Renewal Authority, Town Planning Board, Land and Building Advisory Committee, Municipal Services Appeals Board, Disciplinary Board Panel (Land Survey Ordinance) and Disciplinary Panel of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He was also the chairman of the Real Estate Services Training Board of the Vocational Training Council and chairman of the Surveyors Registration Board 2002-03. He was the president of the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors, 2003-04. From 2012 to 2014 he was the president of the Hong Kong Professional and Senior Executives Association.
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