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Mr Charles Nicholas Brooke has earned his reputation as a global authority on property development and investment. He currently serves as a principal advisor on Policy Partnership on Science, Technology, and Innovation (PPSTI) for Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) and Chairman of Professional Property Services Limited, which offers strategic advice and direction in planning and development particularly in Hong Kong, Mainland China, Vietnam and the Middle East.
He also commenced a career of public service and contributed significantly to the development of Hong Kong. He was appointed Deputy Chairman of the Town Planning Board, a member of the Hong Kong Housing Authority and a Justice of the Peace in 1996. From 2001 to 2014, Mr Brooke was a Board member of the Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation and became Chairman in 2007, leading the development of all three phases of the Hong Kong Science Park.
In recognition of his dedication and contribution to Hong Kong society in areas of housing and harbourfront enhancement, Mr Brooke was awarded the Bronze Bauhinia Star (1999), the Silver Bauhinia Star (2012) and the Gold Bauhinia Star (2018) by the HKSAR Government.
Mr Charles Nicholas Brooke, GBS, JP 蒲祿祺先生, GBS, JP